Skin Cancer

Using 31-GEP and Clinicopatholic Data to Determine RFS in Skin Cancer
January 27, 2022

Poster presented at Maui Derm for Dermatologists 2022 reveals prognostic value of 2 independently validated algorithms.

Challenges in Diagnosing Melanoma in SOC
January 24, 2022

Melanoma in Black patients presents unique challenges for dermatologists due to clinical diagnostic differences, provider bias, and a lack of patient awareness, according to a presentation given at Maui Derm 2022.

Pointers with Dr Portela: Urine for Skin Care?
January 19, 2022

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc dives into a social media video that shows someone advocating for urine for hair, skin, and overall body care. See what he has to say about this suggestion.

Pointers with Dr Portela: Hockey Fan Spots Melanoma
January 12, 2022

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc discusses the story of how a hockey fan spotted a cancerous mole on the on the Canucks, a National Hockey League (NHL) Team, equipment manager.

Digital Device Aids Skin Cancer Diagnostics
January 07, 2022

Skin cancer dermoscopy is getting a hightech overhaul as the scope of innovation broadens from a singular focus on the stand-alone product to the development of a comprehensive medical, patient care, and workflow management platform.

FDA Accepts IND for RM-1995 Photoimmunotherapy in Advanced Cutaneous or Head and Neck SCC
January 06, 2022

The FDA has accepted an investigational new drug application for the photoimmunotherapy treatment, RM-1995, for patients with advanced cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma or head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Adolescents and Sun: Are They Protected?
November 25, 2021

Skin cancer is on the rise. Knowing what teenagers and adolescents understand about protecting skin from the sun and how well they’re using that information can be important to changing that trend.

Advances in Skin Cancer Diagnosis and Education
November 23, 2021

In this video interview we sit down with John Dobak, MD, and Laura Ferris, MD, PhD, to talk about DermTech, the TRUST study, and more.

The Latest in Photoprotection for Melanoma
November 14, 2021

Darrel S. Rigel, MD, highlights updates in photoprotection, sunscreen SPF levels, and oxybenzone.

The Cutaneous Connection: An Inside Look of the Inclusive Atlas
November 04, 2021

In this episode, we dive into the background of the “The Full Spectrum of Dermatology: A Diverse and Inclusive Atlas.” Adam Friedman, MD, and Misty Eleryan MD, MS, describe their process to creating this new dermatologic resource.