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Deep learning algorithm does as well as dermatologists in identifying skin cancer

Deep learning algorithm does as well as dermatologists in identifying skin cancer in hopes of creating better access to medical care,...

Mole Mapping: Comprehensive Body Photography to Fight Skin Cancer

The human BRAF gene produces a protein (B-Raf) that is an important component of the RAS-RAF signalling pathway, thereby playing a role in...

Radiotherapy and Oncolytic Virus Effective Together Against Melanoma

Wait… before we go any further let’s define two things: What is an Oncolytic Virus: An Oncolytic Virus is a type of virus that attacks,...

Hitting Melanoma with the One-Two Punch of Radiotherapy and an Oncolytic Virus

What is an Oncolytic Virus: An Oncolytic Virus is a type of virus that attacks, infects, and kills cancer cells. The cancer cells are...

Using Percutaneous Hepatic Perfusion to Treat Ocular Melanoma

Surgeons are experimenting with Percutaneous Hepatic Perfusion to treat Ocular Melanoma. During the procedure the liver is isolated from...

Organ Transplant Recipients Face High Rates of Skin Cancer

Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered that acral melanomas -- the rare type of skin cancer that caused reggae musician Bob Marley's...