Burning Issues in Skin Cancer Prevention

With warm weather finally here, bringing more people outdoors, it is important to remember that many cases of skin cancer, including 90 percent of cases of melanoma—the most deadly form of the disease—could be avoided by reducing or eliminating exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun, sunlamps, sunbeds, and tanning booths.

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An Ounce of Prevention: Researching New Ways to Circumvent the Development of Gastric Cancer

Tamas A. Gonda, MD, 2014 recipient of the Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Award for Cancer Prevention Research, is examining how epigenetic changes can be targeted to prevent gastric cancer.

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