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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Program code written to replicate by attaching copies of itself to other objects within the system, and normally also having a detrimental effect. This may range from generation of...

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Viruses

Chris Boshoff.

in Oxford Textbook of Oncology

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology. 3994 words.

This chapter covers the relationship between viruses and cancer, which account for up to 15% of all human cancers. It discusses the aetiology of cancer regarding herpesviruses, Epstein-Barr...

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Association Between Hepatitis C Virus and Head and Neck Cancers

Parag Mahale, Erich M. Sturgis, David J. Tweardy, Ella J. Ariza-Heredia and Harrys A. Torres.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 6557 words.

Background: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is associated with hepatocellular carcinoma and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. In 2009, MD Anderson established the first US clinic for...

Oncolytic Virus Approved To Treat Melanoma

Charlie Schmidt.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1001 words.

Clinical Characteristics and Treatment Outcome in a Taiwanese Population of Patients with Epstein–Barr Virus-positive Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma

Chang-Hsien Lu, Kam-Fai Lee, Chih-Cheng Chen, Yi-Yang Chen, Cih-En Huang, Pei-Shan Tsai, Hsing-Yi Tsou, Hui-Ju Chou, Miao-Fen Chen, Pin-Tsung Chen, Kuan-Der Lee and Jrhau Lung.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4386 words.

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Epstein–Barr virus-positive diffuse large B-cell lymphoma is a provisional entity in the 2008 World Health Organization classification of tumors of...

Cancer prevention

Sarah E.B. Goltz and Julian Lob-Levyt.

in Oxford Textbook of Oncology

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology. 4359 words.

This chapter describes the increasingly critical role of cancer vaccines in preventing, and potentially even treating, cancers in all resource settings. At this time, there are three cancer...

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Cancer prevention

Sarah E.B. Goltz and Julian Lob-Levyt.

in Oxford Textbook of Oncology

January 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology. 4316 words.

This chapter describes the increasingly critical role of cancer vaccines in preventing, and potentially even treating, cancers in all resource settings. At this time, there are three cancer...

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The impact of immunization on cancer control: the example of HPV vaccination

Ann Burchell and Eduardo Franco1.

in Cancer Control

January 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology. 14765 words.

Chapter 6 reviews briefly the role of infections as causal agents in cancer, describes anti-hepatitis B virus (HBV) immunization as the first cancer vaccine paradigm, and finally focuses on...

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Oral viral infections

Deborah Lockhart and Jeremy Bagg.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Radiation Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 2820 words.

Chapter 20 discusses oral viral infections, which are a significant cause of morbidity amongst cancer patients, resulting in both oropharyngeal symptoms (e.g. pain), and ...

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The Intestinal Microbiome and Estrogen Receptor–Positive Female Breast Cancer

Maryann Kwa, Claudia S. Plottel, Martin J. Blaser and Sylvia Adams.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 7452 words.

The huge communities of residential microbes, including bacteria, viruses, Archaea, and Eukaryotes, that colonize humans are increasingly recognized as playing important roles in health and...

Disease Subtype–Independent Biomarkers of Breast Cancer Chemoprevention by the Ayurvedic Medicine Phytochemical Withaferin A

Suman K. Samanta, Anuradha Sehrawat, Su-Hyeong Kim, Eun-Ryeong Hahm, Yongli Shuai, Ruchi Roy, Subrata K. Pore, Krishna B. Singh, Susan M. Christner, Jan H. Beumer, Nancy E. Davidson and Shivendra V. Singh.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

June 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 7621 words.

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Background: A nontoxic chemopreventive intervention efficacious against different subtypes of breast cancer is still a clinically unmet...

Prevention of infection-related cancers in the WHO Western Pacific Region

Hai-Rim Shin, Aesun Shin, Hyeongtaek Woo, Kimberley Fox, Nick Walsh, Ying-Ru Lo, Eric Wiesen and Cherian Varghese.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

January 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 5960 words.

A considerable number of infectious agents have been classified as human carcinogens Group 1 by the International Agency for Research on Cancer. Major infection-related cancers such as...

Distribution and clinical significance of circulating tumor cells in nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Yongfeng Si, Guiping Lan, Zhuoxia Deng, Yongli Wang, Yan Lu, Yangda Qin, Bo Huang, Yong Yang, Jingjin Weng, Xing Han, Benjian Zhang, Ying Qin, Weimin Xiong, Bing Li and Shiyang Wu.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

July 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4763 words.

Objective

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma is one of the leading malignancies with obscure etiology. Circulating tumor cells have been showed to intimately correlate...

Effect of liver cirrhosis on metastasis in colorectal cancer patients: a nationwide population-based cohort study

Wen-Yen Chiou, Chun-Ming Chang, Kuo-Chih Tseng, Shih-Kai Hung, Hon-Yi Lin, Yi-Chun Chen, Yu-Chieh Su, Chih-Wei Tseng, Shiang-Jiun Tsai, Moon-Sing Lee and Chung-Yi Li.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

February 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4602 words.

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The aim of this study is to evaluate the liver metastasis risk among colorectal cancer patients with liver cirrhosis.

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Liver Cancer Working Group Report

Masatoshi Kudo, Kwang Hyub Han, Norihiro Kokudo, Ann-Lii Cheng, Byung Ihn Choi, Junji Furuse, Namiki Izumi, Joong-Won Park, Ronnie T. Poon and Michiie Sakamoto.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

September 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 5235 words.

Hepatocellular carcinoma is a highly prevalent disease in many Asian countries, accounting for 75–80% of victims worldwide. The incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma varies enormously...

Panitumumab in Japanese Patients with Unresectable Colorectal Cancer: A Post-marketing Surveillance Study of 3085 Patients

Narikazu Boku, Kenichi Sugihara, Yuko Kitagawa, Kiyohiko Hatake, Akihiko Gemma, Naoya Yamazaki, Kei Muro, Tetsuya Hamaguchi, Takayuki Yoshino, Ikuo Yana, Hiroshi Ueno and Atsushi Ohtsu.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

March 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4936 words.

Objective

Panitumumab was approved in Japan in April 2010 for the treatment of Kirsten rat sarcoma-2 virus oncogene wild-type unresectable and recurrent...

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An updated report on the trends in cancer incidence and mortality in Japan, 1958–2013

Kota Katanoda, Megumi Hori, Tomohiro Matsuda, Akiko Shibata, Yoshikazu Nishino, Masakazu Hattori, Midori Soda, Akiko Ioka, Tomotaka Sobue and Hiroshi Nishimoto.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

April 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 5407 words.

The analysis of cancer trends in Japan requires periodic updating. Herein, we present a comprehensive report on the trends in cancer incidence and mortality in Japan using recent...

Optimal plasma pretreatment EBV DNA cut-off point for nasopharyngeal cancer patients treated with intensity modulated radiation therapy

Chawalit Lertbutsayanukul, Danita Kannarunimit, Buntipa Netsawang, Sarin Kitpanit, Chakkapong Chakkabat, Pokrath Hansasuta and Anussara Prayongrat.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

P ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4851 words.

Abstract

Objective

Plasma Epstein–Barr virus (EBV) DNA concentration at the time of diagnosis (pre-EBV) can be used...

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