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Latest Human papillomavirus Stories

2013-11-12 23:19:34

Wartrol is the homeopathic over-the-counter product prepared from clinically tested ingredients to eliminate all kinds of warts caused by HPV. Wartrol warts relief has now announced special deals and offers to its customers. (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 These days, Wartrol warts relief has become the latest media buzz as the most effective over-the-counter remedy against all types of warts that are caused by the Human Pappilloma virus (HPV). The product has announced some special deals and...

2013-11-12 08:35:18

MILFORD, Mass., Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SeraCare Life Sciences, a manufacturer of life sciences tools, bulk plasma, and quality controls for diagnostic companies and clinical laboratories, announced availability of IVD labeled ACCURUN(®) controls for Women's Health. These Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhea (Ct/Ng) offerings are cellular-based independent controls used by clinical laboratories to challenge their in vitro diagnostic assays....

HPV Virus Damages DNA
2013-11-08 09:36:45

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Human papillomavirus (HPV) can damage chromosomes and genes directly, researchers from the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) report in a new study. HPV is a virus that can cause anal, cervical, head and neck cancers, and according to experts, it produces two viral proteins (E6 and E7) that are involved in the development...

2013-11-07 16:31:23

The addition of the Hologic Aptima HPV 16 18/45 genotype assay completes the HPV portfolio on the popular and fully automated laboratory system BEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Hologic or the Company) (NASDAQ: HOLX), a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostic products, medical imaging systems and surgical products, with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...

2013-11-04 14:05:52

A study by Indiana University public health researchers found that the opportunity for significant progress in addressing cervical cancer across the country is being squandered -- not because of a lack of money, but because of a void of leadership and organization at the state levels. "We focus on cervical cancer because it is likely the 'low-hanging fruit' opportunity to beat a cancer in this generation," said Beth Meyerson, a health policy expert at the IU School of Public...

HPV vaccine effective in one dose
2013-11-04 11:44:37

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An HPV vaccine that guards against cervical cancer was shown to be effective in just one dose, instead of the recommended three, according to a new study published by the journal Cancer Prevention Research. The study researchers found that one dose of the vaccine for human papillomavirus (HPV), the disease known to cause cervical cancer, established antibodies that remained stable in the blood for four years. The team said their study was...

2013-11-04 08:27:18

PALMS study finds dual-biomarker test to be highly sensitive and specific for cervical precancers TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (Ventana), a member of the Roche Group, is pleased to announce the positive findings of the Primary ASC-US LSIL Marker Study (PALMS) that have been published in The Journal of the National Cancer Institute.(1) The pan-European study, including more than 27,000 women from five European countries, was performed to...

2013-10-31 23:38:27

The Women and Girls Foundation (WGF) will honor Dr. Miriam Cremer for the global impact of her work as President and Founder of Basic Health International (BHI). BHI is a non-profit organization whose mission is to eradicate cervical cancer by using low-cost, low-tech prevention tools to screen and treat women who are at highest risk of developing cervical cancer and do not have access to medical services. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 On November 16, The Women and...

2013-10-31 14:39:58

Less than 7% of cervical cancer patients in Kenya are getting the optimum treatment needed to eradicate the disease, leading to unnecessary deaths - a study by The University of Manchester scientists reveals. Results from the research, which looked retrospectively at the treatment of women diagnosed with cervical cancer during a two year period, showed 18% of cervical cancer patients in the East African country died within two years of a diagnosis. Dr Ian Hampson, from The University of...

2013-10-30 23:33:58

According to the survey, the percentage of PositiveSingles.com members in the twenty to thirty year old age range increased from 32.96% in 2011 to 40.57% in 2013. Los Angeles (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 PositiveSingles.com, a website community for STD dating and support, has recently announced the findings of a survey conducted between the years 2011 to 2013. The information from the survey reveals a dramatic increase in the number of active members on the site who are between the ages of...


Latest Human papillomavirus Reference Libraries

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2011-02-17 14:56:32

A human papillomavirus (HPV), a member of the papillomavirus family, is capable of infecting humans. HPVs establish productive infections in the skin or mucous membranes. Most of the 200 known types cause no symptoms in most people. Some types can cause warts, while others can lead to cancer. There are more than 30 to 40 types of HPV that are typically transmitted through sexual contact and infect the anogenital region. High risk HPV, can lead to cancer, in fact HPV infection is a cause of...

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