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Tag: Cervical cancer treatment

Immunotherapy may give hope to women with advanced cervical cancer

A new study shows the first promising therapy that can impact solid cancer tumors. The HPV-targeted adoptive T-cell therapy, boosts a cervical cancer patient's natural immune response to the virus by removing T-cells from the patient, growing it and putting them back in.

Life June 5, 2014

FDA says yes to HPV test as pap smear alternative

Genetic test as stand-alone cervical cancer screening test get FDA approval. Test approved as alternative to the long-standing Pap smear.

Life April 29, 2014

FDA shows greenlight to HPV DNA test for cervical cancer. How will it save lives?

FDA recently approved a DNA-based HPV test for first option in cervical cancer screening. While HPV cannot be treated, early detection of cervix cell changes can save lives.

Life April 28, 2014

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