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Millions put themselves at risk believing spray tan will stop skin cancer

A study has found that millions of people are putting themselves at risk of developing skin cancer, because they believe that a spray tan will protect them from getting sunburnt Continue reading “Millions put themselves at risk believing spray tan will stop skin cancer” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, August 22nd, 2011
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Drug to prolong lives of skin cancer patients soon to be widely available

For all those people who are suffering from the deadly skin cancer melanoma, the invention of a drug that can prolong lives, might bring some relief Continue reading “Drug to prolong lives of skin cancer patients More...

By BioNews On Friday, August 19th, 2011
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Promising new drug to treat ‘deadliest’ skin cancer developed

Researchers have developed a new drug to treat malignant melanoma, a deadliest form of skin cancer Continue reading “Promising new drug to treat ‘deadliest’ skin cancer developed” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, July 31st, 2011
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World’s first skin cancer vaccine may be available within 1 year

An Australian scientist is on the verge of creating the world’s first skin cancer vaccine. Continue reading “World’s first skin cancer vaccine may be available within 1 year” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, June 26th, 2011
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New tracer could cut number of false melanoma readings

The glucose tracer used in imaging technique PET, or positron emission tomography, for detecting if melanoma has spread to internal organs, where the cancer often becomes fatal Continue reading “New tracer More...

By BioNews On Saturday, April 16th, 2011
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Biomarker-based blood test can predict metastasis risk in melanoma

A set of plasma biomarkers that could reasonably predict the risk of metastasis among patients with melanoma has been identified Continue reading “Biomarker-based blood test can predict metastasis risk in More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 12th, 2011
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Targeted photodynamic therapy offers hope for skin cancer patients

The latest research by UK and Swiss scientists has concluded that targeted photodynamic therapy could completely eradicate some models of cancer Continue reading “Targeted photodynamic therapy offers hope More...