Head and Neck Cancer News and Research

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Head and Neck Cancer is cancer that arises in the head or neck region (in the nasal cavity, sinuses, lips, mouth, salivary glands, throat, or larynx [voice box]).
Comprehensive surgical options could benefit osteoporosis patients with medication-related jaw necrosis

Comprehensive surgical options could benefit osteoporosis patients with medication-related jaw necrosis

Immunotherapy found to be smarter, kinder treatment for people with head and neck cancer

Immunotherapy found to be smarter, kinder treatment for people with head and neck cancer

Moffitt researchers hope to improve personalized radiation therapy for head and neck cancer patients

Moffitt researchers hope to improve personalized radiation therapy for head and neck cancer patients

Novel vaccine therapy can generate immune responses in patients with HPV-related head and neck cancer

Novel vaccine therapy can generate immune responses in patients with HPV-related head and neck cancer

FDA grants accelerated approval to cancer treatment based on common biomarker

FDA grants accelerated approval to cancer treatment based on common biomarker

ASTRO issues new clinical guideline for management of oropharyngeal cancer with radiation therapy

ASTRO issues new clinical guideline for management of oropharyngeal cancer with radiation therapy

ANGLE's Parsortix system shows high sensitivity, purity in gene expression analysis of head and neck cancers

ANGLE's Parsortix system shows high sensitivity, purity in gene expression analysis of head and neck cancers

Patients' immune system profiles could be linked to effectiveness of cancer immunotherapy

Patients' immune system profiles could be linked to effectiveness of cancer immunotherapy

Intensity modulated proton therapy shows early promise for treatment of recurrent lung cancer

Intensity modulated proton therapy shows early promise for treatment of recurrent lung cancer

Targeting cancer stem cells may be effective way to prevent spread of squamous cell carcinoma

Targeting cancer stem cells may be effective way to prevent spread of squamous cell carcinoma

New model of cervical cancer care reduces delay between diagnosis and treatment

New model of cervical cancer care reduces delay between diagnosis and treatment

Radiotherapy for breast cancer linked to greater risk of second primary lung cancer

Radiotherapy for breast cancer linked to greater risk of second primary lung cancer

Epigenetic modification may be cause of adult throat cancers linked to alcohol, tobacco use

Epigenetic modification may be cause of adult throat cancers linked to alcohol, tobacco use

Cancers acquire resistance to immunotherapy by eliminating tumor-specific genetic mutations

Cancers acquire resistance to immunotherapy by eliminating tumor-specific genetic mutations

UCLA-led research finds promising results for more personalized head and neck cancer treatment

UCLA-led research finds promising results for more personalized head and neck cancer treatment

Study suggests potential blood-based marker to predict oropharyngeal cancer recurrence

Study suggests potential blood-based marker to predict oropharyngeal cancer recurrence

Genes that control immune system play key role in predisposition to HPV-related tumors

Genes that control immune system play key role in predisposition to HPV-related tumors

Study shows experimental treatment not superior to standard therapy for head and neck cancer

Study shows experimental treatment not superior to standard therapy for head and neck cancer

Study explores causes of diagnostic delays and impact on treatment in cancer patients

Study explores causes of diagnostic delays and impact on treatment in cancer patients

T cell channel could be potential new target for treating head and neck cancers

T cell channel could be potential new target for treating head and neck cancers