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No definitive causal link between sunbed use and malignant melanoma - Science Daily



No definitive causal link between sunbed use and malignant melanoma 
Science Daily
Can artificial UV radiation cause malignant melanoma in humans? In light of the observed increase in skin cancer rates, this question is one that has been and continues to be addressed in numerous studies. An international team of researchers ...

 


The 'Ugly Duckling' Rule in Melanoma Self-exam - Medscape



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The 'Ugly Duckling' Rule in Melanoma Self-exam 
Medscape
Since its development in 1985, the ABCD rule (A=asymmetry, B=border irregularity, C=color variegation, D=diameter larger than 6 mm) has been taught as a simple pattern recognition tool to distinguish normal melanocytic nevi from melanomas. This simple ...

 


Melanoma : Get Any Unusual Bumps Or Lumps Checked - HuffPost South Africa



HuffPost South Africa
 
Melanoma : Get Any Unusual Bumps Or Lumps Checked 
HuffPost South Africa
A doctor's visit to have the mole checked confirmed that she had stage three malignant melanoma ? the most serious form of skin cancer. 'There was something strange about how it looked.' "I had not even had symptoms," she said. What followed was ...

 


Optical coherence tomography angiography in choroidal melanoma and nevus - Dove Medical Press



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Optical coherence tomography angiography in choroidal melanoma and nevus 
Dove Medical Press
Synopsis: In optical coherence tomography angiography, the choroidal vascular flow rate in choroidal melanoma is significantly lower than that in choroidal nevus. Objective: The objective of this study was to describe the choriocapillaris and retinal ...

 


IO is ?probably under-hyped,? says Scancell chairman - The Pharma Letter



The Pharma Letter
 
IO is ?probably under-hyped,? says Scancell chairman 
The Pharma Letter
Existing and potential investors, along with market analysts and other interested parties, crammed into an auditorium at London's Royal Society of Medicine on Friday for an update on UK-based oncology specialist Scancell (LSE: SCLP). It is easy to ...

 


Immunotherapy Cancer Treatment : Patient Testimonial - Longevity LIVE



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Immunotherapy Cancer Treatment : Patient Testimonial 
Longevity LIVE
I had stage III malignant melanoma, the most serious form of skin cancer. I underwent treatment with a regimen that was available at the time for a year. The impact of the treatment on my life was substantial. I ran a large company and it was extremely ...

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Xcovery Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Clinical Trial for Ensartinib in Melanoma Patients with ALK Alternations - Business Wire (press release)



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Xcovery Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Clinical Trial for Ensartinib in Melanoma Patients with ALK Alternations 
Business Wire (press release)
?While there has been significant clinical advancements in the treatment of advanced malignant melanoma, 30 to 40 percent of patients do not respond to immune-based therapy or will develop therapeutic resistance. This is a promising trial that uses an ...

 


Nanorobots Target And Attack Malignant Tumors Without Harming Healthy Tissue - Forbes



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Nanorobots Target And Attack Malignant Tumors Without Harming Healthy Tissue 
Forbes
An IV was used to inject the nanorobots into the bloodstream of mice with breast cancer, melanoma, ovarian or lung cancer tumors. Within hours the nanorobots had located and surrounded the tumors. Within 24 hours, tissue damage that resulted from ...
Researchers use nanorobots to kill tumors in mice Engadget
A DNA nanorobot functions as a cancer therapeutic in response to a molecular trigger in vivo | Nature Biotechnology Nature
Cancer-hunting 'nanorobots' able to shrink tumours by cutting off blood supply The Independent
Arizona State University 
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The Vet's Office: Oral Observation - Hub City Times



Hub City Times
 
The Vet's Office: Oral Observation 
Hub City Times
If the tumor is malignant, it typically grows faster and has the potential to spread to other areas ? 90 percent of cat oral tumors are malignant, and the most common one is a carcinoma. It favors tissues under the tongue but can also occur on the gums ...

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Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Reports EC Approval for its Yervoy for Treatment of Pediatric Patients 12 Years and Older ... - StreetInsider.com



Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Reports EC Approval for its Yervoy for Treatment of Pediatric Patients 12 Years and Older ... 
StreetInsider.com
In the open-label, single-arm trial in previously treated or untreated, unresectable Stage III or IV malignant melanoma, patients received Yervoy 3 mg/kg (four patients) or 10 mg/kg (eight patients) intravenously over 90 minutes every three weeks for ...

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