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Study Shows Sunscreen Provides 100 Percent Protection Against Skin Cancer
2013-10-08 17:32:11

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Sunscreen not only helps prevent three types of skin cancer, it also shields a ‘superhero’ gene that repairs sun-damaged skin. Scientists performing the world's first human study to assess the impact of sunscreen at the molecular level have confirmed that the skin protector provides 100 percent protection against all three-forms of skin cancer, including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and malignant melanoma....

2013-10-01 23:34:38

Precise antibody drug delivery has entered a totally new level where now a potent drug can be positioned within angstroms of its target, decreasing off-target side effects. The first results of an EDC (Extracellular Drug Conjugate) were published showing significant activity against head and neck cancers. Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 CENTROSE, the leader in EDC Technology, announced the publication of the first EDC scientific article. The article published today in the...

2013-09-15 23:02:47

Skin Care Knowledge Crucial to Avoid Treacherous Skin Cancers (PRWEB) September 15, 2013 Tan skin, for many, is the ideal picture of health. It can, however, simultaneously put people in life-threatening situations by opening the door for skin cancer. Increased knowledge on the perils of over exposure to the sun have led medical professionals to create guidelines that can protect you and the ones you love from the hazards associated with excessive sunlight. Taking precautionary methods...

2013-09-05 11:12:54

Treatment associated with 6-month improvement, even in patients older than 80 Although numerous randomized clinical trials have demonstrated a benefit of chemotherapy for patients with small-cell lung cancer (SCLC), these trials have predominantly compared different chemotherapy regimens rather than comparing chemotherapy to best supportive care. Some of them included chest radiation or prophylactic cranial irradiation. Moreover, many trials excluded elderly patients. A recent...

2013-08-26 10:56:35

A new study has revealed marked differences in the genomic terrain of the two most common types of cervical cancer, suggesting that patients might benefit from therapies geared to each type’s molecular idiosyncrasies. The study, published August 23, 2013 in the online version of the journal Cancer by researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), is the first to compare the spectrum of cancer-related gene mutations in the two main subtypes of...

2013-07-30 13:07:02

Surgery is not always necessary for women with a type of breast tissue abnormality associated with a higher risk of cancer, according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology. Researchers said that periodic imaging and clinical exam are effective in these patients when radiology and pathology findings are benign and concordant, or in agreement. Atypical lobular hyperplasia (ALH) and lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) are abnormal breast lesions that occasionally appear as...

2013-07-29 23:00:14

Surgery is not always necessary for women with a type of breast tissue abnormality associated with a higher risk of cancer, according to a new study published online, July 30, in the journal Radiology. Researchers said that periodic imaging and clinical exam are effective in these patients when radiology and pathology findings are benign and concordant, or in agreement. Oak Brook, IL (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 Surgery is not always necessary for women with a type of breast tissue abnormality...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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