Sun, mother of life, prevents cancer

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In this issue of Blood, based on a large, prospective cohort study of 121 216 California women, Chang et al report on an inverse association between ultraviolet radiation exposure and a 40% to 50% reduced risk of developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) - particularly diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) and chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL) - and multiple myeloma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1431-1432
Number of pages2
Issue number6
StatePublished - Aug 11 2011
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Immunology
  • Hematology
  • Cell Biology


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