Melanoma Skin Cancer

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News: Melanoma Skin Cancer

Healthy lifestyle key to preventing cancer, says expert  -  23 Nov 2009
Active You...colorectal and prostate – accounted for more than half of the 245300 new cases of malignant cancer (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer) registered in ...

Higher prostate cancer mortality for rural men  -  23 Nov 2009
ABC Online..."It's the number one cancer in men excluding non-melanoma skin cancer," he said. "The mortality rate is 10 per cent higher in regional Australia than it is ...

Stockguru.com: Genta Inc. is in the StockGuru Spotlight for November 23, 2009  -  23 Nov 2009
Trading Markets (press release)The data were featured this week in a presentation at the annual World Meeting of Interdisciplinary Melanoma/Skin Cancer Centers in Berlin, Germany. ...

Interim Phase 2 Survival Data for PV-10 Shows Markedly Longer Overall and ...  -  23 Nov 2009
Earthtimes (press release)This meeting provided a unique opportunity for melanoma clinicians and researchers, who are part of multidisciplinary melanoma/skin cancer centers to ...

Stocks That Stand Out For Nov. 23rd, 2009 Are XCEL, IDOI, EGOH, GETA, CCTR  -  23 Nov 2009
TMCnetThe data were featured this week in a presentation at the annual World Meeting of Interdisciplinary Melanoma/Skin Cancer Centers in Berlin, Germany. ...

Ban on under 18s using sunbeds 'could save lives'  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Belfast TelegraphIn Northern Ireland, the incidence of recorded malignant melanoma skin cancer cases has increased over the past 25 years, from around 80 cases in 1984 to ...

Girls as young as 11 face cancer risk from salon sunbeds  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Daily MailSunbeds are blamed for at least 370 cases of melanoma skin cancer each year - 100 of which prove fatal. Melanoma is the most common cancer among young women ...

OTC: Genasense(R) Given as High-Dose IV Infusion with Chemotherapy Shows ...  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
RTT News (press release)The data were featured this week in a presentation at the annual World Meeting of Interdisciplinary Melanoma/Skin Cancer Centers in Berlin, Germany . ...

Put on those goggles with open eyes  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
The Keene SentinelAmong people who start using tanning booths before the age of 30, the risk of melanoma skin cancer increases 75 percent, according to the report published ...

IBD Treatments Linked to Skin Cancer  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
Ethio Planet News...to treat patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) are now linked to increasing a patient's risk of developing non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC). ...

Event advisory: Surrey skin cancer screening event, Saturday November 21, 2009 ...  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Canada NewsWire (press release)Ms. Cadman lost her husband, Chuck, to melanoma skin cancer in 2005. Who: Dermatologists with the Canadian Dermatology Association, and MP for Surrey North, ...

'I'm a survivor'  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
Wetumpka HeraldAside from non-melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women. Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in ...

Hollyoaks star Gemma Merna reveals her damaged skin from using sunbeds in ...  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Daily MailTanning beds are blamed for at least 370 cases of melanoma skin cancer and 100 deaths each year. Melanoma is now the most common form of cancer for young ...

Avera Medical Minute: Melanoma  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
KSFYSix years ago, a mole she had removed on her chest, came back positive for melanoma skin cancer. Lexi says, " I was born fair skinned with moles all over, ...

Possible Link Between IBD Therapy And Skin Cancer, Study Reveals  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
Science Daily (press release)...especially those receiving the thiopurine class of medications to treat IBD, may be at risk for developing non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC). ...

Sun safety message  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
Northside ChronicleMs Darling said both the incidence and mortality rates of melanoma skin cancer in Queensland are significantly higher than national rates and higher than ...

Cancer awareness should not be limited to one month  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
MyWestTexas.comThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tell us "aside from non-melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women. ...

Calling All Runners! Join the Race Against Melanoma and Run the 2010 Boston ...  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Reuters...families cope with melanoma. Skin cancer is the number one diagnosed cancer in the United States, and melanoma is the most preventable of all cancers. ...

The Polkadot Pool Pussycats pose for a photo shoot. Twelve members of the ...  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Walton SunAside from non-melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women. Breast cancer is the No. 1 cause of cancer death in Hispanic ...

Football club mum loses cancer battle  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Hucknall TodayThe Dispatch reported on the plight of 25-year-old Emma Jones, who was diagnosed with melanoma skin cancer while she was pregnant with her son, Charlie. ...

Converting to Sirolimus From Calcineurin Inhibitors Reduces Risk of Skin ...  -  ‎Oct 31, 2009‎
DG News...[Presentation title: Kidney Transplant Recipients at High Risk for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer (NMSC) May Benefit From Conversion to Sirolimus Versus ...

Leo Pharma completes merger pact with Peplin  -  ‎Nov 14, 2009‎
pharmabiz.comActinic keratosis is a pre-cancerous skin lesion - so-called 'non-melanoma skin cancer'. The number of actinic keratosis patients is both large and rapidly ...

Gregg Sternaman: Happy To Share My Space With "A Little Bit About Sternaman"  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Bleacher ReportAfter a biopsy, it was discovered that Coach had level one melanoma skin cancer. "Surgery was performed to remove lymph nodes to guard against the melanoma ...

Study IDs Prognostic Gene Signature for Metastatic Melanoma  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
GenomeWeb Daily NewsLimited treatment options are available for advanced melanoma skin cancer, Bhardwaj and her colleagues explained. And because these treatments typically ...

Spreading the word on prostate cancer  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
The SuburbanProstate cancer is the most common cancer among Canadian men, after non-melanoma skin cancer. According to the Canadian Cancer Society, one in seven men ...

Interim Phase 2 Survival Data for PV-10 Will Be Presented by Professor John F ...  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
PR-Inside.com (Pressemitteilung)This meeting provides a unique opportunity for melanoma clinicians and researchers, who are part of multidisciplinary melanoma/skin cancer centers to ...

Radiation Cuts Odds Melanoma Will Recur  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
WebMDNov. 3, 2009 (Chicago) -- Radiation treatment cuts the risk that melanoma will come back in people at high risk for recurrence, ...

The good fight  -  ‎Oct 31, 2009‎
News EnterpriseAside from non-melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women. Breast cancer is the number one cause of cancer death in ...

xtremepicks.com: www.Xtremepicks.Com: Xtremepicks Alerts November 20, 2009 ...  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Trading Markets (press release)The data were featured this week in a presentation at the annual World Meeting of Interdisciplinary Melanoma/Skin Cancer Centers in Berlin, Germany. ...

DUSA Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Merriman Curhan Ford Investor Summit 2009  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
CNNMoney.com (press release)DUSA is researching Levulan PDT for the treatment of AKs and the prevention of new non-melanoma skin cancer in chronically immunosuppressed solid organ ...

Lowery, Weber raise money for ACS  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
The Southern..."Last February, I was diagnosed with melanoma, skin cancer, on the back of my left calf," Korn said. "They removed the spot in mid-March, and I've been ...

Independent Study Utilizing Cyclic Levulan PDT Finds 95 Percent Reduction In ...  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
Medical News Today (press release)DUSA is researching Levulan PDT for the treatment of AKs and the prevention of new non-melanoma skin cancer in chronically immunosuppressed solid organ ...

Lance Armstrong's LIVESTRONG Army now in AK  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
KTVA CBS 11 News AlaskaMelanoma skin cancer killed her best friend Carrie Forrest. "When I first got on the internet I put in cancer cures," Alger says. She searched Google with ...

DUSA Pharmaceuticals Surpasses One Million in Cumulative Levulan(R) Kerastick ...  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
ReutersDUSA is researching Levulan PDT for the treatment of AKs and the prevention of new non-melanoma skin cancer in chronically immunosuppressed solid organ ...

www.standoutstocks.com: Stocks That Stand Out For Nov. 20th, 2009 Are RFMD ...  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
TMC NetThe data were featured this week in a presentation at the annual World Meeting of Interdisciplinary Melanoma/Skin Cancer Centers in Berlin, Germany. ...

Rose rises through pageant  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
So Md News..."My mom was first diagnosed when she was 27," Rose said of her mother's battle with the disease that, other than non-melanoma skin cancer, is the most ...

Text message reminders can encourage healthy action  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
Science CentricAccording to the National Cancer Institute, about one million new cases of non-melanoma skin cancer - the kind that begins in the non-pigment producing ...

DUSA Pharmaceuticals, Inc.(R) Announces Third Quarter Financial Results and ...  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
ReutersDUSA is researching Levulan PDT for the treatment of AKs and the prevention of new non-melanoma skin cancer in chronically immunosuppressed solid organ ...

Guest Column: Garnering support from extended 'family'  -  ‎Nov 1, 2009‎
Daily PilotAside from non-melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women. Breast cancer is the No. 1 cause of cancer death in Latina ...

Taunton People to Celebrate Anth's 1st Anniversary  -  ‎Oct 31, 2009‎
AboutMyAreaTony Reed would like to thank everyone for their support during the whole year since their inspirational son Anth died of melanoma skin cancer aged 23. ...

Man-made Global Warming  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
MWC NewsFair-skinned Australians such as me are susceptible to UV damage (Australia has the world's highest melanoma skin cancer incidence) and in the 1980s the ...

'Wear pink for Rob'  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
iAfrica.comFifty-four-year-old Louw is currently in America undergoing treatment for an aggressive form of melanoma (skin cancer), but the Bok legend has responded ...

DUSA Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Merriman Curhan Ford Investor Summit 2009  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
Trading Markets (press release)DUSA is researching Levulan PDT for the treatment of AKs and the prevention of new non-melanoma skin cancer in chronically immunosuppressed solid organ ...



Background information on Melanoma Skin Cancer [When available]

Melanoma is a malignant tumour of melanocytes. Melanocytes predominantly occur in the skin but can be found elsewhere, especially the eye. The vast majority of melanomas originate in the skin.

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