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Skin cancer in (under) five minutes.

A very (!) brief introduction to skin cancer.

From  Jonathan Rees on June 22nd, 2016 0 likes 125 plays 0  

Urticaria: from nettle stings to autoimmunity (HD)

I describe the basic pathogenesis of urticaria. I show how nettle stings (urtica) produce architecturally similar lesions, and how a variety of factors can activate mast cells, leading to…

From  Jonathan Rees on April 13th, 2016 0 likes 155 plays 0  

Should you lie in the sun?

A brief recap of the various arguments for and against sun exposure in relation to human health.

From  Jonathan Rees on February 25th, 2016 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Skin cancer: an unhelpful term?

Skin cancers behave very differently biologically. Is the term still useful in the clinic?

From  Jonathan Rees on February 17th, 2016 0 likes 49 plays 0