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Art and Science of Laboratory Medicine
Monday, March 11, 2013
Aspirin may lower deadly melanoma risk in women
A new study has found that women who take aspirin have a reduced risk of developing melanoma -- and that the longer they take it, the lower the risk. The findings suggest that aspirin's anti-inflammatory effects may help protect against this type of skin cancer. The study is published early online in Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society