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2013-10-15 08:31:16

IRVINGTON, N.Y., Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA), the medical device company that has developed and is commercializing MelaFind®, the first and only FDA approved optical diagnostic device for melanoma detection used by dermatologists in their fight against melanoma, today announced that MelaFind® was featured on "The Rachael Ray Show," the Emmy award-winning national daytime talk show hosted by celebrity chef and best-selling author Rachael Ray....

2013-10-02 08:29:38

IRVINGTON, N.Y., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA), the medical device company that developed and is commercializing MelaFind®, the first and only FDA-approved optical diagnostic device for melanoma detection used by dermatologists in their fight against melanoma, will participate in the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Annual Meeting from October 3-6, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, Illinois. (Logo:...

2013-09-29 23:03:48

Moles, Warts And Skin Tags Removal designed by Charles Davidson is a newly updated skin care program that provides people with detailed instructions on how to prevent moles on their body easily. A complete Moles, Warts And Skin Tags Removal overview on the site Vinamy.com indicates if the program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) September 29, 2013 The “Moles, Warts And Skin Tags Removal” program is a newly updated skin care program that teaches people how to eliminate and prevent...

2013-08-13 23:27:21

Face And Neck Aerobics is the new program for appearance care designed by Lea London, who always wants to teach people how to look younger quickly. A full Face And Neck Aerobics overview on the site Vkool.com shows if this beauty method is helpful for users to get. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Face And Neck Aerobics is the newly updated method for younger looking skin and appearance created by Lea London, who promises to guide people on how to look younger fast in an easy way. The...

Doctor Visits Increase When People See Skin Cancer Pictures
2013-08-02 08:02:26

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A picture is worth a thousand words, but is it worth a visit to the doctor? A new study from the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo suggests seeing pictures of skin cancer does motivate people to regularly check their own moles. The research team found visual images of skin cancer are very effective in prompting self-exams. The findings of their study were published in a recent issue of the...

2013-07-22 08:28:12

IRVINGTON, N.Y., July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MELA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MELA), the medical device company that has developed and is commercializing MelaFind®, the first and only FDA approved optical diagnostic device for melanoma detection used by dermatologists in their fight against melanoma, presented at the 8th World Congress of Melanoma held in Hamburg, Germany, on July 19, 2013, to a well-attended room. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130103/NY36051LOGO)...

2013-07-18 23:20:21

South Florida's most prestigious skin rejuvenation facility Mayoral Dermatology has launched a new photo gallery on its website MayoralDerm.com that showcases the appearance of facial and body skin before and after a specific treatment method was completed by Mayoral Dermatology. Coral Gables, FL (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 South Florida's most prestigious skin rejuvenation facility Mayoral Dermatology has launched a new photo gallery on its website MayoralDerm.com that showcases the...

2013-07-10 16:26:19

OAKLAND, Calif., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Until recently, retired city worker Adelbert "Mac" McIntyre spent most of his life in the sun. Between his day job laying gas pipelines and his free time spent on the San Diego beaches, Mac found both his life's work and his relaxation in the sunshine. All that sunlight took a toll on Mac's body. During a routine physical, Kaiser Permanente doctors found a small spot on his chest that caused some suspicion. "They said it looked rather...

2013-07-03 23:02:43

Mount Sinai dermatologists say skin cancer can be successfully treated if caught early. Aspen, CO (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 In an effort to detect and prevent skin cancer, dermatologists from The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City performed approximately 400 complimentary melanoma screenings at the Aspen Ideas Festival (AIF) in Aspen, Colorado. Mount Sinai is the first medical center to sponsor the AIF held from June 26 through July 2, 2013. The on-site screening team was led by...

2013-06-28 16:21:08

OAKLAND, Calif., June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Whenever you're under the sun, whether it's summer or winter, it's important to guard against sun damage. Ultraviolet radiation from the sun is the No. 1 cause of skin cancer, and it often doesn't develop until later in life. Take for example retiree Adelbert "Mac" McIntyre, who now lives in Hawaii. Between his day job laying gas pipelines in San Diego and his free time spent on the beach, Mac found both his life's work and his...


Latest Melanocytic nevus Reference Libraries

Eastern Mole, Scalopus aquaticus
2012-05-04 05:50:15

The eastern mole (Scalopus aquaticus) is also known as the common mole, and it is the only mole in its genus. This mole has a very wide range, the largest of any native North American mole ranging from Canada to the eastern areas of the United States, and as far south as Mexico. In the United Sates, this mole can be found in Texas, Nebraska, Kansas, Florida, Louisiana, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. However, it is not found in the Appalachian Mountains. Its Canadian range is limited to the...

Townsend's Mole, Scapanus townsendii
2012-04-27 08:39:32

Townsend's mole (Scapanus townsendii) can be found in North America. Its range extends from southwestern British Columbia to northwestern California. It prefers to live in lowland and open wooded spaces with soil that has high moisture content. These moles are the largest in North America, with a body length of up to 8.3 inches and an average weight of 4.9 ounces. Its physical characteristics are common for a creature that lives under ground. Its forepaws are large and used for digging, while...

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