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(The JAMA Network Journals) Allowing patients to use mobile devices to capture skin images appears to be a feasible and effective method for short-term monitoring of atypical nevi (moles), according t...
A Houston Methodist-led team of international scientists has identified hundreds of possible new genes in mice that could transform benign skin growths into deadly melanomas.
For the first time, a large study suggests that a vitamin might modestly lower the risk of the most common types of skin cancer in people with a history of these relatively harmless yet troublesome gr...
Encourages public to check the moles of their loved ones
A microscope developed for use with smartphones to capture images of moles and other skin lesions is being introduced by Meta -More-
Biospectrum MoleScope is an innovative tool and app for electronic devices like smartphones and iPads. Users can monito...
Knowing the ABCDE rule can help save your life. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) February 06, 2015 Humans are fortunate enough to live in a time where medical information is widely available and easy to acc...
(Simon Fraser University) Simon Fraser University Ph.D. graduate Maryam Sadeghi will unveil MoleScope, an innovative hand-held tool that uses a smartphone to monitor skin for signs of cancer, at the...
Neurofibromatosis type 1 is an autosomal dominant disorder which primarily affects the growth and development of neural cell tissues. It presents as multiple tumor-like growths over the skin that aris...
This study was conducted to define yellowish skin color, which is a major concern of Asian women, and to develop a 3D skin-pigment color model.
Aesthetic providers need to be well versed in the anatomy and intricacies of the skin. This foundational skin knowledge is critical in assessing clients' aged skin during the aesthetic consultation. A...
We investigated the effect of bioglass (bioactive glass) on growth and mineralization of bone-related SaOS-2 cells, encapsulated into a printable and biodegradable alginate/gelatine hydrogel. The hydr...
Current trends are moving toward immediate skin-to-skin care after birth of a newborn. This is shown to be highly beneficial, both physiologically and emotionally, to the mother and the baby. Strategi...