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Melanoma Drug From Pine Bark Substance
2014-05-21 10:20:43

A substance that comes from pine bark is a potential source for a new treatment of melanoma, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers.

2011-04-26 15:05:51

While incidents of melanoma continue to increase despite the use of sunscreen and skin screenings, a topical compound called ISC-4 may prevent melanoma lesion formation.

2010-12-14 08:20:43

Halting the growth of melanoma tumors by targeting the MIC-1 protein that promotes blood vessel development in tumors may lead to improved treatment of this invasive and detrimental cancer.

2010-12-09 17:42:26

Halting the growth of melanoma tumors by targeting the MIC-1 protein that promotes blood vessel development in tumors may lead to better treatment of this invasive and deadly cancer.

2010-10-12 08:26:23

Melanoma is the sixth most common form of cancer in the US.

2010-10-08 02:28:28

The way melanoma cells use the immune system to spread and develop into lung tumors may lead to a therapy to decrease development of these tumors, according to Penn State researchers.

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2009-03-02 07:52:10

Compounds extracted from green vegetables such as broccoli and cabbage could be a potent drug against melanoma.

2008-09-16 12:00:49

U.S. cancer researchers say nanoparticles filled with a drug targeting two genes that trigger melanoma might offer a potential cure for the deadly disease.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.