Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 635 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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Role of LPAR3, PKC and EGFR in LPA-induced cell migration in oral squamous carcinoma cells.
 

Author(s): Ingvild J Brusevold, Ingun H Tveteraas, Monica Aasrum, John Ødegård, Dagny L Sandnes, Thoralf Christoffersen

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma is an aggressive neoplasm with serious morbidity and mortality, which typically spreads through local invasive growth. Lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) is involved in a number of biological processes, and may have a role in cancer cell migration and invasiveness. ...

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2014

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Expression of E-cadherin and β-catenin in basaloid and conventional squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity: are potential prognostic markers?
 

Author(s): João Adolfo Costa Hanemann, Denise Tostes Oliveira, Suely Nonogaki, Inês Nobuko Nishimoto, Marina Lara de Carli, Gilles Landman, Luiz Paulo Kowalski

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Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma presents with a preference for the head and neck region, and shows a distinct aggressive behavior, with frequent local recurrences, regional and distant metastasis. The alterations in the cadherin-catenin complex are fundamental requirements for the ...

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2014

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 26 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Myofibroblasts and their relationship with oral squamous cell carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Priscilla Suassuna Carneiro Lúcio, Alessandro Leite Cavalcanti, Pollianna Muniz Alves, Gustavo Pina Godoy, Cassiano Francisco Weege Nonaka

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;79(1):112-8.

 

Myofibroblasts are hybrid-phenotype differentiated cells in between fibroblasts and smooth muscle cells. Due to their contractile features and ability to synthesize extracellular matrix components, cytokines, proteases, and proangiogenic factors, myofibroblasts have been implicated ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 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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