Melanoma News Round-Up, August 23


Why are redheads more susceptible to melanoma?  Will an adhesive tape become an easier way to test for melanoma?  What has MRA been up to lately? Catch up on the week’s melanoma news with the stories below:

Why Redheads Burn: Gene Receptor Linked to Red Hair and Melanoma via ScienceWorldReport

Adhesive tape replaces a skin biopsy in new, noninvasive test for melanoma via MedCity News

MRA’s August Newsletter via MRA

Men ‘more vulnerable’ to skin cancer via BBC News

Alarming find: 29% of high school girls use tanning beds via USA Today

Teen Girls’ Yen For Indoor Tans Sparks Battle Over Risks via NPR

The Truth About Base Tans via Women’s Health

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