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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]).
Channeling the immune system to combat head and neck cancer

Channeling the immune system to combat head and neck cancer

Medicaid expansion may lead to earlier diagnosis, improved care for colon cancer patients

Medicaid expansion may lead to earlier diagnosis, improved care for colon cancer patients

Clinical study of personalized cancer vaccine to expand after promising preliminary data

Clinical study of personalized cancer vaccine to expand after promising preliminary data

New saliva tests can enable early detection and diagnosis of COVID-19, head & neck cancer

New saliva tests can enable early detection and diagnosis of COVID-19, head & neck cancer

Promising breath analysis for early-stage cancer testing takes a leap forward

Promising breath analysis for early-stage cancer testing takes a leap forward

PET/MRI reduces radiation exposure, improves lesion detectability in select cancers

PET/MRI reduces radiation exposure, improves lesion detectability in select cancers

Blood microRNA biomarker may have potential to detect head and neck cancer

Blood microRNA biomarker may have potential to detect head and neck cancer

New hybrid mask allows ENTs to see more patients

New hybrid mask allows ENTs to see more patients

Updated clinical practice guidelines for managing mucositis published

Updated clinical practice guidelines for managing mucositis published

Touchlight, Cancer Research UK and University of Southampton team up to develop DNA cancer vaccine

Touchlight, Cancer Research UK and University of Southampton team up to develop DNA cancer vaccine

Investigational drug shows promising results for treating HNSCC tumors

Investigational drug shows promising results for treating HNSCC tumors

Researchers identify potential new combination therapy to treat head and neck cancer

Researchers identify potential new combination therapy to treat head and neck cancer

Biological anti-tumor mechanism can provide long-term immune response against tumors

Biological anti-tumor mechanism can provide long-term immune response against tumors

Scientists engineer natural killer cells that target tumors and their immunosuppressive allies

Scientists engineer natural killer cells that target tumors and their immunosuppressive allies

Study links unexpected hospital stays to negative outcomes in head and neck cancer patients

Study links unexpected hospital stays to negative outcomes in head and neck cancer patients

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation awards $3.2 million to early-career physician-scientists

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation awards $3.2 million to early-career physician-scientists

Researchers identify key protein required for optimal immune responses to cancer

Researchers identify key protein required for optimal immune responses to cancer

Adoptive T-cell therapy targeting MAGE-A4 achieves responses in patients with multiple solid tumors

Adoptive T-cell therapy targeting MAGE-A4 achieves responses in patients with multiple solid tumors

Radiation oncology clinics report fewer patients despite improved safety measures

Radiation oncology clinics report fewer patients despite improved safety measures

Trial E3311: Less intense treatment for HPV+ oropharynx cancer shows positive results

Trial E3311: Less intense treatment for HPV+ oropharynx cancer shows positive results