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  • Recent Advances in the Biology, Therapy and Management of Melanoma. Edited by Lester M. Davids, ISBN 978-953-51-0976-1, Hard cover, 375 pages, Publisher: InTech, Published: February 13, 2013 under CC BY 3.0 license DOI: 10.5772/46052
  • Krishna V Sharma and Lester M Davids. Depigmentation in melanomas increases the efficacy of hypericin-mediated photodynamic-induced cell death. Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther, 2011; 9(2):156-63. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22531682
  • Solar ultraviolet radiation exposure and human health in South Africa: Finding a balance.  Editorial in SAMJ  August 2012, Vol. 102, No. 8.
  • Petersen M, Davids LM and Kidson SH. Simultaneous Immunofluorescent Labeling using Anti-BrdU Monoclonal Antibody and a Melanocyte-specific Marker in Formalin-fixed Paraffin-embedded Human Skin Samples.  Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology, 2012;20(6):614-7.  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22531682
  • Krishna V Sharma, Natalie N Bowers and Lester M Davids . Photodynamic therapy-induced killing is enhanced in depigmented metastatic melanoma cells. Cell Biology International, 2011,35(9):939-44.  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21542806
  • Davids LM and  Kleemann B. Combating Melanoma: The Potential Use of  Photodynamic Therapy as a Novel, Adjuvant Therapeutic Tool. Cancer Treatment Reviews, 2011, 37:6;465-475. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21168280
  • Petrova A, Davids LM, Marnewick J. Photoprotection  by Honeybush Extracts, Hesperidin and Mangiferin against UVB-induced Skin  Damage in SKH-1 Mice. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 2011;103(2):126-39.   http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21435898
  • Davids  LM, Bowers  N and Sharma KV. Pigmentation-dependent  susceptibility of  melanoma to photodynamic therapy. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 2010;
  • Davids LM, Kleemann  B, Cooper S and Kidson, SH. Melanomas display an enhanced cytoprotection to  hypericin-mediated PDT through the induction of autophagy. Cell Biology International, 2009;33(10):1065-72. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19596456
  • Davids LM, Du Toit E,  Todd G and Kidson SH. Unusual patterns of repigmentation in vitiligo patients :  a clue to melanocyte stem cells - Clinical & Experimental Dermatology, 2009;34(2):246-8.  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18828846
  • Davids LM, Kleemann B, Kacerovska D, Pizinger K and Kidson, SH.  Hypericin phototoxicity induces different modes of cell death in melanoma and  human skin cells. Journal of  Photochemistry and Photobiology B : Biology, 2008, 91:67-76.   http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18342534