Vitamins and Melanoma
AbstractA tremendous amount of information was published over the past decades in relation to the role of vitamins in various neoplastic diseases. In particular, several studies showed an inverse relationship between selected vitamins intake and cancer risk. In this review we will focus on the role played by vitamins in melanoma with particular regard to vitamin A, D, K, E and C. Given that vitamin supplementation is easy, convenient, and readily accepted by patients, in the future the use of vitamins in chemoprevention and therapy of melanoma could be encouraged if supported by pre-clinical and clinical evidence. View Full-Text
Share & Cite This Article
Russo, I.; Caroppo, F.; Alaibac, M. Vitamins and Melanoma. Cancers 2015, 7, 1371-1387.
Russo I, Caroppo F, Alaibac M. Vitamins and Melanoma. Cancers. 2015; 7(3):1371-1387.Chicago/Turabian Style
Russo, Irene; Caroppo, Francesca; Alaibac, Mauro. 2015. "Vitamins and Melanoma." Cancers 7, no. 3: 1371-1387.