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Articles related to skin cancer

Browse: Sunscreen Protects DNA
For all the effort put into promoting sunscreen, evidence that it prevents skin cancer has been inconclusive according to Dr Elke Hacker of Queensland University of Technology’s AusSun Research Laboratory. However, Hacker has now demonstrated that sunscreen protects the genes responsible for repairing the skin.
Online Feature: To dye for? Jury still out on tattoo ink causing cancer
There is no doubt some of the chemicals in tattoo ink have been associated with cancer. But should we be worried?