HPV virus

UCSD ( University of California San Diego ) researchers have identified the molecular mechanism activated by the presence of tetrahydrocannabinol...


Human papillomavirus ( HPV ) causes nearly all cervical cancers and some cancers of the vagina, vulva, penis, anus, and...


In a rigorous study of tumor tissue collected from 125 patients with aggressive brain cancers, researchers at Johns Hopkins say...


Recurrent metastatic cervical cancer ( RMCC ), largely due to infections with high-risk types of human papillomavirus ( HPV ),...


New patient-reported quality-of-life data from an exploratory endpoint in the pivotal phase 3 CheckMate -141 trial evaluating Nivolumab ( Opdivo...


The Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) has approved Keytruda ( Pembrolizumab ), the anti-PD-1 ( programmed death receptor-1...


HPV initiated ( HPV+ ) squamous cell carcinoma of oropharynx ( SCCOP ) has a unique epidemiology, biology, and genetic...


Although adolescent girls are the main population for prophylactic human papillomavirus ( HPV ) vaccines, adult women who remain at...


Determining vaccine dose-level protection is essential to minimize program costs and increase mass vaccination program feasibility. Currently, a 3-dose vaccination...


The objective of a study was to measure the effectiveness of the quadrivalent human papillomavirus ( HPV ) vaccine against...


A study has assessed whether the increased sensitivity of screening for human papillomavirus ( HPV ) may represent overdiagnosis and...


Merck & Co has announced that in the pivotal phase III efficacy study, its investigational 9-valent HPV vaccine ( V503...


A commonly-used HIV drug has been shown to kill off the human papillomavirus ( HPV ) that leads to cervical...


The human papillomavirus ( HPV ) triples the risk of people developing yet another cancer, oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma (...


Initial vaccinations for human papillomavirus ( HPV ) at a young age is important for maximizing quadrivalent HPV vaccine effectiveness...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved the vaccine Gardasil for the prevention of anal cancer and...


Head and neck cancer patients with HPV-positive tumors tend to survive longer and are more responsive to treatment compared with...


In a commentary published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal ( CMAJ ), Abby Lippman, an epidemiologist at McGill University...


Researchers have reported that women who are positive for HPV DNA, do not benefit from Cervarix, a vaccine against HPV...


HPV infection is necessary for the development of cervical cancer and the vaccine may prevent primary infection with HPV...