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  1. Work underway to improve cervical screeningRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... of women who develop cervical cancer, completion of the e-colposcopy project, clinical leadership, and transition to HPV screening. "The Ministry's National Screening Unit (NSU) currently has work underway to address the report's key ...

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  2. B.C. extends free HPV vaccine to at-risk malesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... conditions for the kind of wild fires we are seeing now. The Ministry of Health said it is extending the publicly funded HPV vaccination program - already provided to girls - to gay men or those who are involved in street life. The move will address ...

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  3. Pharmacists pushing for better protection against HPVRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Northern Life

    ... strategy to ensure that all Canadians have the opportunity to protect themselves against the common strains of HPV (human papillomavirus) through immunization. The lack of access to HPV vaccination programs for young men in Canada is needlessly ...

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  4. Independent Data Safety Monitoring Board Recommends Continuation, Per ...Read the original story

    Monday | BioSpace

    Independent Data Safety Monitoring Board Recommends Continuation, Per Protocol, Of Genticel 's Phase 2 Clinical Trial Of GTL001 , Company's First-In-Class HPV Therapeutic Vaccine Candidate a Half of the 236 vaccinated patients have reached the 12-month follow-up milestone a Patient and physician engagement remains very strong with 98% retention rate* Paris and Toulouse, July 7, 2015 - Genticel , a clinical-stage biotechnology company and developer of innovative immunotherapies to prevent cancers caused by the human papillomavirus , today announces that the independent Data Safety Monitoring Board recommends the continuation, per protocol, of its phase 2 clinical trial of GTL001 in patients infected with HPV 16 and/or 18, the two HPV types responsible for 70% of cervical cancer cases.

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  5. B.C. moves to protect at-risk young males with free HPV vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    The British Columbia government is expanding an immunization program to better protect boys and young men who may be more vulnerable of contracting human papillomavirus. Beginning in September, boys and men up to age 26 will be eligible for publicly funded HPV vaccine that offers broad protection from the most common sexually-transmitted infection.

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  6. Vaccine To Prevent Certain Cancers Remains UnderutilizedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    A vaccine to prevent a virus known to cause at least four kinds of cancer is one of the most underutilized vaccines on the market today, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The vaccine is designed to protect against certain strains of a sexually transmitted infection called the human papillomavirus - or HPV.

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  7. HPV vaccine program expanded to at-risk boys and young menRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    The B.C. Government has announced that the HPV vaccine program has been expanded to at-risk boys and young men. The publicly funded program is provided to girls up to age 26, and while the vaccine for girls protects heterosexual boys, it does not protect gay males and those the province categorize as "street-involved."

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  8. HPV vaccine program expanded to 'vulnerable' boys, men under 26 in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBC News

    B.C. is the fourth province to announce it will expand its HPV vaccination program to boys. The B.C. government announced boys and men up to age 26 who are "at higher risk of contracting human papillomavirus" can soon receive the HPV vaccine for free.

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  9. Can Sex Give You Cancer?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... smoking, chewing tobacco, or consuming alcohol. Instead, infection with human papillomavirus 16, commonly known as HPV, is now thought to cause more than half of all cases of oropharyngeal cancer, a type of head and neck cancer . "The head and neck ...

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  10. CPhA urges federal government to enhance HPV vaccination programs for young CanadiansRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Medical News

    The Canadian Pharmacists Association urges the federal government to enhance its national immunization strategy to ensure that all Canadians have the opportunity to protect themselves against the common strains of HPV through immunization. The lack of access to HPV vaccination programs for young men in Canada is needlessly putting the health of Canadians at risk.

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  11. DAXX modulates human papillomavirus early gene expression and genome replication in U2OS cellsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Virology Journal

    The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:

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  12. HydrofeetA Kids Gives Comfort To Children With Plantar WartsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    ... or calluses, but have black spots that are actually enlarged capillaries. They are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), which infects the epidermis, or the upper layer of the skin. HPV thrives in moist environments, so it can easily get into ...

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  13. HPV16 E7 expression in skin induces TSLP secretion, type 2 ILC...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Immunology and Cell Biology

    ... pathophysiology results in a murine model following the expression of the high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) 16 oncoprotein E7 in keratinocytes under the keratin 14 promoter. We show that HPV16 E7 expression in the skin is associated with skin ...

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  14. The case for HPV vaccines for Canadian gay menRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Xtra!

    ... likely to get anal cancer than straight men. Yet, in all but three Canadian provinces - Alberta, PEI and Nova Scotia - HPV vaccinations are not government-funded for boys. The explanation most often trotted out is that it is a matter of cost. The ...

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  15. Experiences shape career path of nurse from LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jersey Journal

    ... squamous cell carcinoma of the tonsil - cancer of the right tonsil, which was also positive for human papillomavirus (HPV). One treatment option was aggressive chemotherapy and eight weeks of standard radiation that might mean she'd need a feeding ...

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  16. Does the HPV Vaccine Work?Read the original story

    Monday | Teen Vogue

    Have you gotten the HPV vaccine yet? A new study just came out showing that it's doing what it set out to do: reducing pre-cancerous cervical cells caused by Human papillomavirus. Researchers looked at data for women aged 18-20 over a four-year period and found that those who got the series of three shots reported a dramatic decrease in abnormal cervical lesions.

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  17. CPhA Calls for HPV Strategy for Young Men to Save LivesRead the original story

    Monday | Canada NewsWire

    The lack of access to HPV vaccination programs for young men in , Chair, Canadian Pharmacists Association. "Immunization is the safest, most effective way to prevent, control and eliminate vaccine-preventable diseases.

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  18. Genomic landscape of human papillomavirus-associated cancers.Read the original story

    Monday | CiteULike

    ... sequencing studies have generated a comprehensive overview of the genomic landscape of human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated cancers. This review summarizes these findings to provide insight into the tumor biology of these cancers and potential ...

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  19. Intra-tumor genetic heterogeneity and mortality in head and neck...Read the original story

    Monday | CiteULike

    Although the involvement of intra-tumor genetic heterogeneity in tumor progression, treatment resistance, and metastasis is established, genetic heterogeneity is seldom examined in clinical trials or practice. Many studies of heterogeneity have had prespecified markers for tumor subpopulations, limiting their generalizability, or have involved massive efforts such as separate analysis of hundreds of individual cells, limiting their clinical use.

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  20. UTHealth School of Public Health working to improve health of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Medical News

    Sylvia Hernando became a Community Health Worker because she wanted to help others. Hernando had been a stay-at-home mother and was looking to go back to school when she heard about the CHW certification program at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health.

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