The Irish Skin Foundation comments on Dr. Okamoto’s research and urges people to know their skin type

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As reported previously in our News “Fair skin does not need sun to raise melanoma risk“, Dr. Okamoto’s team has described genetic variants that are responsible for light skin complexion and therefore burn easily after sun exposure, rises risk of melanoma independently of sun exposure. The Irish Skin Foundation comments to this scientific work and urges people to know their skin type.

The Irish Skin Foundation comments on Dr. Okamoto’s research and urges people to know their skin type

Here you can read the articles:

www.independent.ie

rishskin.ie/red-hair-gene-may-double-chance-melanoma-separate-risks-sun-exposure

 

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Dr. Okamoto ist Hautarzt in Wien und studierte Humanmedizin an der Medizinischen Universität Wien. Seit 2007 ist Prof. Okamoto als klinischer Oberarzt an der allgemeinen Abteilung für Dermatologie an der Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie in Wien tätig. Die Privatordination von Hautarzt Dr. Okamoto wurde erstmals in Oktober 2008 in der Privatklinik Josefstadt-Confraternität eröffnet. Er ist zusätzlich Belegarzt an der Privatklinik Rudolfinerhaus, an der Wiener Privatklinik und der Privatklinik Josefstadt-Confraternität. Ichiro Okamoto auf Google+ »