How Certain Hormones May Affect Melanoma in Men vs. Women

New research is underway at The James to determine how estrogen may actually have a protective influence on melanoma development in men vs. women. James research expert Craig Burd, PhD, the principal investigator on the Pelotonia-funded study, explains why melanoma is diagnosed more in men than in women – and how estrogen may play a role in detection, diagnosis and treatment in the future.