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Cause of aggressive skin cancer in patients with butterfly syndrome

Added: 20.09.2018 17:53 | 2 views | 0 comments

The insights could open the door to a more effective treatment approach for patients with rare disorder.

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Allergic responses may protect against skin cancer

Added: 18.09.2018 19:21 | 2 views | 0 comments

The components of the immune system that trigger allergic reactions may also help protect the skin against cancer, suggest new findings.

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Study links widely-used drug azathioprine to skin cancers

Added: 17.09.2018 18:01 | 4 views | 0 comments

A drug used to treat inflammatory bowel disease, arthritis and vasculitis as well as to prevent organ rejection in transplant patients has been identified as an important contributor to skin cancer development. The research identified a `strong case for an association' between the drug azathioprine and the mutational signature found in cases of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC), a common form of skin cancer.

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Melanoma linked with CLL, close monitoring recommended

Added: 17.09.2018 18:01 | 4 views | 0 comments

While studying a large group of individuals with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), a research team made an important discovery: these patients had a sizable 600 percent higher risk of melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer.

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Common skin cancer can signal increased risk of other cancers

Added: 17.09.2018 18:01 | 6 views | 0 comments

People who develop abnormally frequent cases of a skin cancer known as basal cell carcinoma appear to be at significantly increased risk for the development of other cancers, including blood, breast, colon and prostate cancers, according to a preliminary study.

Sunscreen chemicals in water may harm fish embryos

Added: 17.09.2018 18:01 | 6 views | 0 comments

For most people, a trip to the beach involves slathering on a thick layer of sunscreen to protect against sunburn and skin cancer. However, savvy beachgoers know to reapply sunscreen every few hours because it eventually washes off. Now researchers have detected high levels of sunscreen chemicals in the waters of Shenzhen, China, and they also show that the products can affect zebrafish embryo development.

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Three major failings in some apps used for the diagnosis of skin cancer

Added: 17.09.2018 18:01 | 1 views | 0 comments

In the scramble to bring successful apps for the diagnosis of skin cancer to market, there is a concern that a lack of testing is risking public safety, according to new research.

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Researcher uses HPV vaccine to treat patient with skin cancer

Added: 17.09.2018 18:01 | 5 views | 0 comments

In 2017, a case report by Dr. Anna Nichols showed the HPV vaccine Gardasil reduced the number of new basal and squamous cell skin cancers in two patients. Tim Ioannides, M.D., a voluntary faculty member at UM, suggested using the vaccine as an off-label treatment by directly injecting it into the tumors.

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Different outdoor professions carry different risks for skin cancer

Added: 17.09.2018 18:01 | 1 views | 0 comments

One of the main risk factors for non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC), the most common cancer worldwide, is solar ultraviolet radiation.

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Man against machine: AI is better than dermatologists at diagnosing skin cancer

Added: 17.09.2018 18:01 | 6 views | 0 comments

Researchers have shown for the first time that a form of artificial intelligence or machine learning known as a deep learning convolutional neural network (CNN) is better than experienced dermatologists at detecting skin cancer.

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