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Skin cancer

skin cancer

(Science: oncology) A malignant growth on the skin.

risk factors include: those who are fair-skinned or sunburn easily, freckled skin, blue or green eyes, blond or red hair, multiple moles, multiple bad sunburns in the past (particularly as a child) and a prior history for a skin cancer.


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... normal cells from the toxic side-effects of chemotherapy. Exploiting Cancer Cell Cycling for Selective Protection of Normal Cells Mikhail V. Blagosklonny1, ... the active rim of a tumour then the rim dies and peels away like the skin of an onion leaving the core exposed and the previously dormant ...

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Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:02 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... a scientific approach and method for the medical treatment of tumorous cancer. Abstract A new 2-phase treatment to cure cancer is proposed. Phase ... in the body. Accordingly, normal cells which frequently divide - skin cells, intestinal wall cells, immune response cells, bone marrow cells, ...

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Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
 
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cell specific markers

... keeps a public database on a many SNPs. Another SNP database, the SNP500Cancer database, is maintained by the Cancer Genome Anatomy Project of the ... the human melanocortin 1 receptor locus (MC1R), an enzyme involved in skin color formation. In a study by Rana et al. (1999) one allele was not ...

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by MarkHolland
Sat Mar 30, 2013 3:16 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cell specific markers
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Re: Molecules entering the bloodstream from skin absorption

... of emerging medical trials involving essential oils for things like cancer treatment, as well as their antimicrobial properties, etc. And I've ... applications, but also when ingested or applied directly to the skin. But yeah, I can't find anything that talks about absorption through ...

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Fri Dec 07, 2012 4:24 am
 
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Topic: Molecules entering the bloodstream from skin absorption
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Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense

... age- from puberty to menopause - has a genetic disorder ie breast cancer has a child then the genetic disorder was not harmful or unfavorable ... cancer and cancers of the prostate and pancreas. An aggressive form of skin cancer called melanoma is also more common among people who have BRCA2 ...

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by jumma
Sat Jul 14, 2012 2:58 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense
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