Science News Archive - November 29, 2003
Human papillomavirus infection of the epididymis and ductus deferens: An evaluation by nested polymerase chain reaction
Context.-Human papillomaviruses (HPVs) play an important role in the etiology of squamous cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix. The possible role of the male urogenital tract as a reservoir of HPV infection is not fully understood.
Word of the Day
- A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.