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The mutation BrafV600E is found in 70 percent or more of benign birthmarks and moles in humans. Scientists believe the Braf mutation alone isn't enough to cause cancer. A variety of subsequent mutations identified in the present study, however, make melanomas possible. Credit Houston Methodist
The mutation BrafV600E is found in 70 percent or more of benign birthmarks and moles in humans. Scientists believe the Braf mutation alone isn't enough to cause cancer. A variety of subsequent mutations identified in the present study, however, make melanomas possible. Credit Houston Methodist


Hundreds Of Cancer Possibilities Arise From Common Skin Mole Mutation

A Houston Methodist-led team of international scientists has identified hundreds of possible new genes in mice that could transform benign skin growths into deadly melanomas. An initial mutation, called BrafV600E, is found in 70 percent or more of benign birthmarks and moles in humans, and has long been believed to precede the development of melanomas, […]

Angelina Jolie, photo by Gage Skidmore
Angelina Jolie, photo by Gage Skidmore


Angelina Jolie: We Are Failing To Find Diplomatic Solutions In Syria And Save Lives – Speech

By Angelina Jolie Pitt, UNHCR Special Envoy for Refugee Issues Open Briefing at the UN Security Council on the Humanitarian Situation in Syria, in New York, 24 April 2015. Mr President, Foreign Ministers, Your Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen: it is an honor to brief the Council. I thank His Excellency the Foreign Minister of Jordan, […]

President Barack Obama
President Barack Obama. File photo.


Obama: Fighting For Trade Deals That Put American Workers First – Transcript

In this week’s address, US President Barack Obama laid out why new, high-standards trade agreements are important for the US economy, US businesses,  US workers, and US values. These new trade deals are vital to middle-class economics — the idea that this country does best when everybody gets their fair shot, everybody does their fair […]

Pilgrims at the Masjid al-Haram. Source Al-Haram mosque, Wikipedia Commons.
Pilgrims at the Masjid al-Haram, Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Source Al-Haram mosque, Wikipedia Commons.


Saudi Arabia: With 100,000-An-Hour Capacity, Mataf To Be Fully Operational In Ramadan

The expansion of the mataf, or circumambulation area around the Kaaba, will be ready this Ramadan, with a capacity for 100,000 worshippers an hour. This was confirmed on Friday by Sultan Al-Qurashi, director of project management at the Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques, according to a report in Aleqtesadiah. The completed […]