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Melanoma testing: Progress in practice

This study was undertaken to determine if the level of UV damage at the site of melanomas was correlated with genetic polymorphisms.

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What’s the Difference Between Melanoma and Skin Cancer?

Melanoma is not a different disease from skin cancer.

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Patient decisions on dysplastic nevus management vary based on information framing

How clinicians frame the information presented to patients about dysplastic nevi diagnosis and management affects patient decision-making on surgical options, according to researchers in Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

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UCLA study shows inhibition of gene helps overcome resistance to immunotherapy

Los Angeles – Cancer immunology drugs, which harness the body’s immune system to better attack cancer cells, have significantly changed the face of cancer treatment.

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