European Journal of Dermatology


DNA-protection by sunscreens: p53-immunostaining Volume 7, numéro 4, June 1997

Dermatology Department University Hospital Maastricht, Po Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands.
  • Page(s) : 259-62
  • Année de parution : 2000

Skin cancer has become a serious health problem for Caucasians all over the world. The most common forms of non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC), i.e. basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), have an incidence almost as frequent as all other cancers combined [1]. In the development of NMSC, UV light is a well-documented and accepted factor [2]. Therefore, to help bring the increasing numbers under control, prevention [...]