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2015-04-01 08:31:10

National Consumer Survey Conducted by Vigilant Biosciences Shows Consumer Interest in Simple, Effective Screening Tools for Oral Cancer FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-04-01 08:30:00

Helps Protect Against Nine HPV types - Including Types that Cause About 90% of Cervical Cancer Cases KIRKLAND, QC, April 1, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside

2015-03-29 08:21:02

Research Presented at the Society of Gynecologic Oncology 2015 Annual Meeting Suggest Treatment Options Based on Biomarker Profile May Result in Improved Outcomes IRVING, Texas, March

2015-03-29 08:20:59

Research Provides Potential Implications for Immunotherapy in Treatment of Gynecologic Cancers IRVING, Texas, March 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Caris Life Sciences® today announced the

2015-03-24 12:33:01

DALLAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The global Cervical Cancer Screening Market is segmented on the basis of test types, end users and geographies based on test type

2015-03-20 12:27:12

DALLAS, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report " The Cervical Cancer Screening Market by Test Type (PAP, HPV), Kit Type (PAP, HPV), End

2015-03-19 08:27:37

DALLAS, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds Colposcopy Test, Market, Users & Forecast - Asia & Middle East Analysis market research

2015-03-12 16:26:16

ATLANTA, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two out of 3 people diagnosed with cancer survive five years or more, according to a CDC study published in today's Morbidity and Mortality

2015-03-09 23:08:39

Chicago conference brings together leadership to address the most pressing issues regarding vaccine science, exemptions, and legislative advocacy concerns. Los


Latest Papillomavirus Reference Libraries

Colposcopy
2013-01-18 11:34:29

The Colposcopy is a preventive procedure to identify a possible abnormal cells or tissue on the cervix, vagina and vulva. By illuminating and magnifying the area with a coloscope during the examination, areas of concern can be identified earlier by the colposcopist. The procedure was developed by a German physician Hans Hinselmann in 1925 with the help of Dr. Helmut Wirths. Cause for the Procedure This examination has multiple candidates. If a patient has been a victim of a sexual...

Colposcopy
2012-12-31 11:42:30

The Colposcopy is a preventive procedure to identify a possible abnormal cells or tissue on the cervix, vagina and vulva. By illuminating and magnifying the area with a coloscope during the examination, areas of concern can be identified earlier by the colposcopist. The procedure was developed by a German physician Hans Hinselmann in 1925 with the help of Dr. Helmut Wirths. Cause for the Procedure This examination has multiple candidates. If a patient has been a victim of a sexual assault...

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2011-02-22 18:15:54

The cottontail rabbit papilloma virus (CRPV), is a type I virus under the Baltimore scheme and posses a non-segmented dsDNA genome. It infects rabbits by causing keratinous carcinomas usually near the animal's head. These tumors eventually interfere with the host's ability to eat and can lead to starvation. The virus provided the first mammalian model of a cancer caused by a virus. The name comes from Dr. Richard E. Shope, who discovered it in the 1930s. Shope isolated virus particles from...

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2011-02-17 17:39:05

Papillomaviridae is a taxonomic family of non-enveloped DNA viruses, collectively known as papillomaviruses. There are several hundred species, or types, of papillomaviruses that have been identified. Most infections are asymptomatic or cause small benign tumors. Types 16 and 18 carry risks of becoming cancerous. They replicate in the basal layer of the body surface tissues. Typically they infect the skin but can infect a particular body surface. HPV type 1 tends to infect the soles of...

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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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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.