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Skin cancer

From SNPedia


Skin cancer represents the most common malignancy diagnosed worldwide, yet by far the two most common forms (basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma) are much less fatal than the third form, malignant melanoma.Wikipedia

In general, SNPs that predispose to light skin, eye, and hair pigmentation or sun sensitivity also predispose to skin cancer. SNPs have been specifically associated with one or more forms of skin cancer include: