Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 659 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinicopathological characteristics of oral squamous cell carcinoma in Northern Norway: a retrospective study.
 

Author(s): Oddveig G Rikardsen, Inger-Heidi Bjerkli, Lars Uhlin-Hansen, Elin Hadler-Olsen, Sonja E Steigen

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The main aim of the study was to evaluate if patients with oral squamous carcinomas in Northern Norway differ from patients in other countries with regard to clinicopathological characteristics and also study the influence of risk factors. Such a comparison is of demographical interest, ...

Last Updated: 1 Sep 2014

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Promoter region hypermethylation and mRNA expression of MGMT and p16 genes in tissue and blood samples of human premalignant oral lesions and oral squamous cell carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Vikram Bhatia, Madhu Mati Goel, Annu Makker, Shikha Tewari, Alka Yadu, Priyanka Shilpi, Sandeep Kumar, S P Agarwal, Sudhir K Goel

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2014 ;2014():248419.

 

Promoter methylation and relative gene expression of O(6)-methyguanine-DNA-methyltransferase (MGMT) and p16 genes were examined in tissue and blood samples of patients with premalignant oral lesions (PMOLs) and oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). Methylation-specific PCR and reverse ...

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2014

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Transcutaneous carbon dioxide induces mitochondrial apoptosis and suppresses metastasis of oral squamous cell carcinoma in vivo.
 

Author(s): Daisuke Takeda, Takumi Hasegawa, Takeshi Ueha, Yusuke Imai, Akiko Sakakibara, Masaya Minoda, Teruya Kawamoto, Tsutomu Minamikawa, Yasuyuki Shibuya, Toshihiro Akisue, Yoshitada Sakai, Masahiro Kurosaka, Takahide Komori

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Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is the main histological type of oral cancer. Its growth rate and incidence of metastasis to regional lymph nodes is influenced by various factors, including hypoxic conditions. We have previously reported that transcutaneous CO2 induces mitochondrial ...

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2014

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 28 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

p16INK4A and p14ARF gene promoter hypermethylation as prognostic biomarker in oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma: a review.
 

Author(s): A Al-Kaabi, L W van Bockel, A J Pothen, S M Willems

Journal: Dis. Markers. 2014 ;2014():260549.

 

Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma is a heterogeneous group of tumors with each subtype having a distinct histopathological and molecular profile. Most tumors share, to some extent, the same multistep carcinogenic pathways, which include a wide variety of genetic and epigenetic ...

Last Updated: 7 May 2014

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Oral cavity and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma genomics.
 

Author(s): Marietta Tan, Jeffrey N Myers, Nishant Agrawal

Journal: Otolaryngol. Clin. North Am.. 2013 Aug;46(4):545-66.

 

Recent technological advances now permit the study of the entire cancer genome, which can elucidate complex pathway interactions that are not apparent at the level of single genes. In this review, the authors describe innovations that have allowed for whole-exome/genome analysis of ...

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2013

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Chemopreventive potential of flavonoids in oral squamous cell carcinoma in human studies.
 

Author(s): Marcello Iriti, Elena Maria Varoni

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Evidence available from nutritional epidemiology has indicated an inverse association between regular consumption of fruits and vegetables and the risk of developing certain types of cancer. In turn, preclinical studies have attributed the health-promoting effects of plant foods to ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2013

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Survival Benefit of Elective Neck Dissection in T1,2N0M0 Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2011

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Developing an In-vitro Diagnostic Risk-Stratification Test for Oral Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 28 Sep 2014

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TPF Induction Chemotherapy for Locally Advanced and Resectable Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stage III Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Stage IVA Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2012

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