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Latest Papillomavirus Stories

2014-05-30 23:09:34

Consortium of Scripps Health, International Community Foundation and Fronteras Unidas Pro Salud to test new smartphone cervical cancer screening solution in San Diego-Tijuana border region

2014-05-27 23:10:19

“Only 24% of (Hispanic male) participants believed that the HPV vaccine could prevent future problems, and 53% said they would not be vaccinate,” according to the Journal of Transcultural

2014-05-24 23:02:48

Teenage girls who practice risky sex have higher rates of HPV and herpes than those in the general population according to a study reported on Healio.com on May 20, 2014 (1).

2014-05-23 23:10:30

“Executives at Gaitherburg-based Novavax (NVAX) say the company has laid the groundwork for a vaccine to combat Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS),” according to The Washington Post website

2014-05-23 23:10:19

Combating Warts For Good created by Ana Robyns is a new program that teaches people how to get rid of warts effectively.

2014-05-23 23:05:16

The Scar Solution is a brand new method created by Sean Lowry that claims to help people remove scar permanently and naturally within a few weeks.

Human Papilloma Virus
2014-05-21 06:35:26

There are currently 148 known strains of the human papillomavirus, and a new study led by NYU Langone Medical Center reveals that 69 percent of otherwise healthy US adults are infected with one or more strains.

2014-05-18 23:03:05

45% of members spent this past Mother's Day with their mother, a recent survey conducted by PositiveSingles.com confirmed.

2014-05-14 23:16:13

Wart Control by Forces of Nature, an industry leader in wart removal products, receives a best-in-class 5-star rating from TopConsumerReviews.com. Overland Park,

2014-05-13 15:34:47

Rates of cervical cancer in American women may be higher than previously thought, and the disease may arise most often at an age when adequately screened women are advised to stop getting screened.


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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ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.