Skin Cancer

  • Now, a mobile app to detect skin cancer 22-12-2013 03:07 PM

    Kolkata: A mobile phone application which can assist clinicians perform fast and accurate diagnosis of skin cancers and ailments has been developed by IIT Kharagpur students. The application 'ClipOCam-Derma' which can be used on any smartphone has been developed in the School of Medical Science and Technology at IIT, Kharagpur,...
  • Skin cancer death rates 70 per cent higher in men 21-08-2013 08:16 PM

    Men are 70 per cent more likely to die from malignant melanoma - the most serious type of skin cancer - than women with the same disease, a new study has warned. According to research by Cancer Research UK and the University of Leeds, 3.4 men per 100,000 die from...
  • Sticking plaster can treat skin cancer 23-01-2011 02:51 PM

    London: In what could be a relief to patients suffering from skin cancer, the disease can now be treated at home - thanks to a revolutionary light - emitting sticking plaster. The device, light-emitting Ambulight, is a form of photodynamic therapy (PDT), an established alternative to surgery for many forms...
  • Drink tea, keep skin cancer away 21-04-2007 03:03 PM

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  • Laura mistakes cancer as insect bite 25-12-2006 04:30 PM

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  • Green veggies may cut skin cancer risk 04-12-2006 10:24 AM

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