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Research reveals how UV rays activate skin cancer - Medical News Today



Medical News Today
 
Research reveals how UV rays activate skin cancer 
Medical News Today
Researchers from Cornell University may have discovered how UV rays trigger skin cancer and found a potential way to prevent melanomas from occurring.

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How the Sun Causes Skin Cancer, According to Science | Allure - Allure Magazine



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How the Sun Causes Skin Cancer, According to Science | Allure 
Allure Magazine
Science tells us that sun exposure could lead to skin cancer. But exactly how basking in the sun's rays can lead to scary skin cancers, like melanoma, hasn't ...
Skin Cancer Starts When Tanning Goes Wrong in Mutated Stem Cells Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (press release)
Researchers Discover How UV Rays Cause Skin Cancer R & D Magazine
Research Sheds Light on How UV Rays Trigger Skin Cancer Scicasts (press release) (blog)

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IIT teams use plant extract, heat to kill skin cancer cells - The Hindu



The Hindu
 
IIT teams use plant extract, heat to kill skin cancer cells 
The Hindu
Nanoparticle formulation of a chlorophyll-rich biomolecular extract of an Indian medicinal plant Anthocephalus cadamba combined with a near-infrared dye has been found to selectively kill skin cancer cells. The plant extract is particularly toxic to ...

 


This Man's "Skin Tag" Turned Out to Be Skin Cancer - Allure Magazine



Allure Magazine
 
This Man's "Skin Tag" Turned Out to Be Skin Cancer 
Allure Magazine
Cancer is a particularly scary disease because it can look totally innocuous at first. A little freckle here, a manageable mole there ? even a "pimple". This year we've seen a few cases of what look like harmless blemishes turning out to be cases of ...

 


With Skin Cancer Surgery, Insurance Matters - WebMD - WebMD



With Skin Cancer Surgery, Insurance Matters - WebMD 
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MONDAY, Oct. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Surgery is the main treatment for melanoma -- a dangerous form of skin cancer -- but a patient's insurance could ...

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Skin cancer hope from Calcutta-born biologist - The Telegraph



The Telegraph
 
Skin cancer hope from Calcutta-born biologist 
The Telegraph
New Delhi: Cancer biologist Aishwarya Kundu has chemically tweaked a natural compound found in broccoli, cabbages and cauliflowers to design a novel molecule that shows promise as a treatment for skin cancer resistant to standard therapy.

 


New findings explain how UV rays trigger skin cancer -- ScienceDaily - Science Daily



Science Daily
 
New findings explain how UV rays trigger skin cancer -- ScienceDaily 
Science Daily
Melanoma, a cancer of skin pigment cells called melanocytes, will strike an estimated 87110 people in the US in 2017, according to the Centers for Disease ...

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Tucson Living: Skin cancer risks - KVOA Tucson News



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Tucson Living: Skin cancer risks 
KVOA Tucson News
Tucson Living means living with sunshine year round. That can be dangerous for your skin. Some people believe that the cooler weather in the winter decreases their risk for developing skin cancer. But protecting your skin from harmful UV rays is a ...

 


You Should Probably Be Getting an Annual Skin Cancer Exam - Men's Health



Men's Health
 
You Should Probably Be Getting an Annual Skin Cancer Exam 
Men's Health
Your parents and grandparents grew up without sunscreen. Hell, they slathered on tanning oil and roasted themselves like rotisserie chickens. Compared to them, your occasional sunscreen use might seem like a major improvement. So what's there to worry ...

 


New findings explain how UV rays trigger skin cancer - Cornell Chronicle



Cornell Chronicle
 
New findings explain how UV rays trigger skin cancer 
Cornell Chronicle
Melanoma, a cancer of skin pigment cells called melanocytes, will strike an estimated 87,110 people in the U.S. in 2017, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A fraction of those melanomas come from pre-existing moles, but the ...