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Did you know immunotherapy is the most prominent topic in melanoma research globally?

Source: Health Europa, June 2019 A new report highlights the different areas in the field of melanoma research, showing that immunotherapy is the most prominent topic and reveals the countries that are driving this research. The study, “Melanoma Research Insights: Impact, Trends, Opportunities”, released during Skin Cancer Awareness Month by information analytics business Elsevier, maps and […]

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Pinterest Is Filled With Dangerous DIY Sunscreen Recipes, Scientists Warn

Source: IFL Science, June 2019 If you’re heading down to the beach this summer and want to avoid sunburn, don’t forget your avocado oil, beeswax, and carrot seed essential oil. That’s according to various Pinterest users who have been sharing their own recipes for DIY sunscreens online. However, scientists are warning us not to listen. According to […]

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Outward looking UK scientists among global leaders in the fight against melanoma

Source: Pharma Times, June 2019 From working closely with researchers, we know that many go into academia to make a difference – to get science into society. We share the research community’s belief in what research can achieve. Technological advancement and the data revolution have pushed the boundaries of discovery. And we see that in […]

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Really Low-Risk?

Source: Cancer Network, June 2019 Even thin T1 nodular primary melanomas are associated with “a constellation of aggressive characteristics” that might worsen patient prognosis compared with superficial spreading melanoma, according to findings from an international study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. The findings challenge longstanding assumptions about the life-threatening aggressiveness of nodular melanomas. Nodular […]

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