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Oral cancer is the sixth most common type of cancer worldwide and in the U.S., one person dies every hour from the disease. According to American Cancer Society data, nearly as many women will be diagnosed with oral cancer as with cervical cancer this year. The key to reducing the impact of this disease is early detection.
Bacteria may be involved in progression of cancers in the mouth, study suggests

Bacteria may be involved in progression of cancers in the mouth, study suggests

All mouth cancer patients in Myanmar use smokeless tobacco, study finds

All mouth cancer patients in Myanmar use smokeless tobacco, study finds

Parity laws may not fully address affordability for patients needing cancer drugs

Parity laws may not fully address affordability for patients needing cancer drugs

Researchers find mechanism that explains differences in skin’s responsiveness to heat, mechanical stimuli

Researchers find mechanism that explains differences in skin’s responsiveness to heat, mechanical stimuli

Research paves way for new drugs that may prevent tumor repopulation after radiation therapy

Research paves way for new drugs that may prevent tumor repopulation after radiation therapy

NYU researcher to study biological differences between men and women in oral cancer pain

NYU researcher to study biological differences between men and women in oral cancer pain

Cells key to blood vessel formation can also produce tumors and enable their spread

Cells key to blood vessel formation can also produce tumors and enable their spread

Case Western Reserve University researchers aim to treat oral complications of HIV

Case Western Reserve University researchers aim to treat oral complications of HIV

UNMC seeking patients with lymphoma to evaluate two-drug oral therapy

UNMC seeking patients with lymphoma to evaluate two-drug oral therapy

Study shows involvement of lipid metabolism in tumour metastasis

Study shows involvement of lipid metabolism in tumour metastasis

Mouth cancer rates increase by 68% in the UK over last two decades

Mouth cancer rates increase by 68% in the UK over last two decades

University of Warwick to conduct research in Pakistan for better diagnosis, treatment of oral cancer

University of Warwick to conduct research in Pakistan for better diagnosis, treatment of oral cancer

Study highlights impact of cognitive functions on oral cancer treatment

Study highlights impact of cognitive functions on oral cancer treatment

NYU dentists receive grant to test whether non-viral gene delivery can effectively treat oral cancer pain

NYU dentists receive grant to test whether non-viral gene delivery can effectively treat oral cancer pain

Broccoli sprout extract may help prevent cancer recurrence in head and neck cancer survivors

Broccoli sprout extract may help prevent cancer recurrence in head and neck cancer survivors

Scientists discover reliable marker to spot CAFs in oral cancer tissues

Scientists discover reliable marker to spot CAFs in oral cancer tissues

New oral cancer drugs getting more expensive over time, study shows

New oral cancer drugs getting more expensive over time, study shows

Study sheds light on role of RNA editing in cancer

Study sheds light on role of RNA editing in cancer

Molecular basis for tongue cancer progression: an interview with Dr Simona Principe

Molecular basis for tongue cancer progression: an interview with Dr Simona Principe

This No Smoking Day think of your oral health and kick the habit

This No Smoking Day think of your oral health and kick the habit