Navigation Links
HPV Infection May Be Linked to Poor Head and Neck Cancer Survival Rates in African Americans
Date:7/29/2009

r Center and editor-in-chief of Cancer Prevention Research called the study "practice changing."

"Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck is one of the fastest growing cancers, and this study gives us a new way to assess prognosis for our patients," said Lippman.

The American Association for Cancer Research hosted a teleconference to report and discuss these findings on Wednesday, July 29, 2009. The following preeminent scientists participated in the press conference (click on the links below to download high resolution photos of the panelists):

Scott Lippman, M.D.
Professor and Chair - Dept. of Thoracic/Head & Neck Medical Oncology
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
Editor-in-Chief, Cancer Prevention Research

Kevin Cullen, M.D.
Director of the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center
University of Maryland

Otis Brawley, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
American Cancer Society

Martin Blaser, M.D.
Professor and Chairman in the Department of Medicine
New York University Langhorne Medical Center

Additional Resources:

 
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. HPV infection may be linked to poor head and neck cancer survival rates in African-Americans
2. Low prevalence of HPV infection may be tied to poor prognosis for blacks with head and neck cancer
3. Breast Cancer Drug May Beat Fungal Infection
4. Eliminating Cell Receptor Prevents Infections in Animal Study
5. Pet Bite Injuries: K-State Veterinarian Shares Tips to Minimize Risk of Bites and Bite-Related Infections
6. Following CMS Cuts to Reimbursement for Medical Errors, New Devices Aimed at Reducing Nosocomial Infections Emerge
7. Immune System Gene Discovery Sheds Light on Staph Infections
8. Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC) Implements PNA FISH(R) Tests to Help Provide Better Care for Patients with Bloodstream Infections
9. Newly Patented Sterilization/Disinfection Method Reduces Risk of Microorganism Growth on Hard Surfaces
10. Breast cancer drug shows promise against serious infections
11. Experts Support National Public Reporting of Healthcare-Associated Infections
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
HPV Infection May Be Linked to Poor Head and Neck Cancer Survival Rates in African Americans
(Date:7/11/2014)... July 11, 2014 The Europe Well Intervention ... in Europe with analysis and revenue forecast. The well intervention ... $2.4 billion in 2013 to $3.4 billion by 2018, at ... through the TOC of the Europe Well Intervention Market report, ... also provides a glimpse of the segmentation in the Europe ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... NY (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Utilizing ... ’s own, Dr. William Koenig, has topped a record ... peers, he has performed over 400 successful procedures without ... Dr. Koenig is well known across the country for ... exceptional safety record has long been the foundation for ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... News) -- In people with sex addiction, pornography affects ... seen in drug addicts as they consume drugs, a ... brain activity between patients who have compulsive sexual behavior ... addicts," study author Dr. Valerie Voon, of the University ... release. Voon,s research involved 19 men with sex ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. health officials have concluded ... to live anthrax during a safety mishap last month. ... Prevention officials have announced a moratorium on the transfer ... labs. In a report issued Friday, the CDC ... sure a similar incident doesn,t occur again. Last month, ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... The report “Probiotics Market by Products (Functional ... (Regular, Therapeutic, Preventive Health Care) & Ingredients (Lactobacilli, ... 2019 ” defines and segments the global probiotics ... market value of probiotic products and ingredients. The ... for the global market with an analysis of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Europe Well Intervention Services Market is Expected to Reach $3.4 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:Europe Well Intervention Services Market is Expected to Reach $3.4 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:Rochester Surgeon Hits Milestone with Keller Funnel 2Health News:Brains of Sex Addicts May Be Wired Like Those of Drug Addicts, Study Finds 2Health News:CDC Issues Tough Report on Anthrax Scare 2Health News:Probiotic Ingredient Market worth $1,732.8 Million by 2019 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Probiotic Ingredient Market worth $1,732.8 Million by 2019 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Probiotic Ingredient Market worth $1,732.8 Million by 2019 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:Probiotic Ingredient Market worth $1,732.8 Million by 2019 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 5
... responding to the devastation across Greece caused by this ... series of crisis map products based on satellite acquisitions ... assessment efforts following the activation of the International Charter ... people were killed and thousands left homeless in the ...
... 21 Baxa Corporation, a leading,provider of systems ... announces the addition of two new international product,distributors. ... Colombia and Pentafarma & Co. in The Dominican ... reach and expand product promotion in South,America and ...
... from DCM and Split Rock Partners, PALO ALTO, ... of its website. Caring.com will offer original "how,to" guides, ... and a community of people in caring situations, to ... million adults who are,caring for an aging relative in ...
... scientific peer review, will gather in Helsinki on 27 September ... from the fourth and final Call of the European Young ... to create teams in Europe to focus on cutting-edge science. ... from around the world to create their own research teams ...
... drugs plus insulin works best, researchers say , , FRIDAY, ... tell which insulin-plus-drug regimen might best control type 2 ... the three strategies tested coming out on top. , ... in the study can be recommended" as being superior ...
... Waltham, MA -- Brandeis neuroscientist Gina Turrigiano has been ... Award, a five-year grant totaling $2.5 million. She is ... competitive award. , According to NIH, the award ... who propose pioneering approaches to major challenges in biomedical ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Greeks get space-based help in wake of deadly fires 2Health News:Baxa Corporation Extends Global Reach With New Distribution Agreements in Colombia and the Dominican Republic 2Health News:New Resource for Taking Care of Aging Parents Available in Beta 2Health News:New Resource for Taking Care of Aging Parents Available in Beta 3Health News:2007 EURYI: 20 researchers to receive Nobel Prize-sized awards in Helsinki 2Health News:2007 EURYI: 20 researchers to receive Nobel Prize-sized awards in Helsinki 3Health News:No Clear Winner in Diabetes Treatment Trial 2Health News:No Clear Winner in Diabetes Treatment Trial 3
(Date:7/11/2014)... July 11, 2014  Kindred Hospital Houston Northwest, ... the opening of its new outpatient wound healing ... to people with chronic, hard to heal wounds. ... lead to amputation, lower leg wounds related to ... closure, and traumatic injury wounds which are complex ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... York , July 11, 2014 ... Transparency Market Research "Endoscopy Devices Market (Endoscopes, Endoscopic Operative ... Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013-2019" the global endoscopy ... 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR ... estimated value of USD 36.9 billion in 2019. ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... 2014 Show organisers ... Health Expo 2014 were a brand new ... London , plus a 10% ...        (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130723/629764-a) ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/696892-b ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Kindred Hospital Houston Northwest, With Wound Care Specialists, Opens Outpatient Wound Healing And Hyperbaric Center 2Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 2Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 3Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 4Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 5Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 6UK's Flagship Health & Safety Event Has Successful Inaugural Year in London 2UK's Flagship Health & Safety Event Has Successful Inaugural Year in London 3UK's Flagship Health & Safety Event Has Successful Inaugural Year in London 4
... MRI Medical Inc. is changing its name to Xeridiem ... plan. "Although we,re changing our name, we ... superior design, development, and manufacturing services that we,ve provided ... Devices, Inc.,s President. "Our mission remains the same - to ...
... Aerotel Medical Systems , a leading global supplier ... showcase its mobile health (mHealth) and other telemedicine solutions at ... Spain from February 14-17 at Hall 2, booth 2C12. ... healthcare providers around the world to reduce costs and improve ...
Cached Medicine Technology:MRI Medical Inc. Changing Name to Xeridiem Medical Devices, Inc. 2Aerotel to Present Mobile Health and Telemedicine Solutions at Mobile World Congress 2011 2
Comfort Wrist Immobilizer with thumb abduction. 8"L, soft, padded comfort-type wrist immobilizer with dorsal metal stay. The thumb is held in abduction and splintered with a short metal stay....
... Splint immobilizes and positions the elbow at ... less prominent. Restricts full extension and flexion ... and helps prevent pain and irritation due ... and post-cast removal. Rigid, high-density beige polyethylene ...
... is constructed of a durable heat moldable thermoplastic ... tendons of the hand and fingers from stress ... the later stages of the healing process. , ... and positions the wrist at 30° of flexion, ...
Combination Oppenheimer with Knuckle Bender - to dorsiflex wrist and flex MCP joints; includes two attachments to extend/flex distal finger joints....
Medicine Products: