Tongue cancer

Common Name(s)

Tongue cancer

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Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Tongue cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

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Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Tongue cancer" returned 168 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Effects of geranylgeranyltransferaseⅠsilencing on the proliferation of tongue squamous cancer cells].
 

Author(s): Wang Ying, Wang Qimin, Li Jinghua, Han Jinhong, Wang Lili, Chao Chen, Zhou Jianhua, Tong Lei, Lu Xufei, Zhou Yuan, Liao Yixiang, He Zongxuan, Li Ning, Cao Lei, Liu Wenjun, Chen Zhenggang

Journal: Hua Xi Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2017 Aug;35(4):373-378.

 

Objective This study aims to investigate the effect of geranylgeranyltransferaseⅠ (GGTase-Ⅰ) on the proliferation and growth of tongue squamous cancer cells. Methods Three small interfering RNAs (siRNAs) were designed on the basis of the GGTase-Ⅰ sequence in GeneBank. These ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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E3 ubiquitin ligase, RNF139, inhibits the progression of tongue cancer.
 

Author(s): Lina Wang, Wei Yin, Chun Shi

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Tongue cancer is still one of the leading causes of mortality around the world. Recently, the ubiquitin system has been established as a critical modulator of tumors. In order to find the oral cancer related E3 ubiquitin ligases, we screened the human E3 ubiquitin ligase library and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Expression of von Hippel-Lindau tumor suppressor protein (pVHL) characteristic of tongue cancer and proliferative lesions in tongue epithelium.
 

Author(s): Hisashi Hasegawa, Yoshiaki Kusumi, Takeshi Asakawa, Miyoko Maeda, Toshinori Oinuma, Tohru Furusaka, Takeshi Oshima, Mariko Esumi

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Patients with tongue cancer frequently show loss of heterozygosity (LOH) of the von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) tumor suppressor gene. However, expression of VHL protein (pVHL) in tongue cancer has rarely been investigated and remains largely unknown. We performed immunohistochemical staining ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Tongue cancer" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Human papillomavirus and tonsillar and base of tongue cancer.
 

Author(s): Torbjörn Ramqvist, Nathalie Grün, Tina Dalianis

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In 2007, human papillomavirus (HPV) type 16 was recognized as a risk factor by the International Agency for Research on Cancer, for oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), where tonsillar and base of tongue cancer (TSCC and BOTSCC) dominate. Furthermore, patients with HPV-positive ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Quality of life after radiation therapy for base of tongue cancer.
 

Author(s): G J Moore

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 1996 Nov;10(11):1643-8; discussion 1649-50, 1655.

 

Quality-of-life (QOL) research in patients treated for head and neck cancer is in its infancy. Early research focused on psychosocial issues related to extensive surgical resection and its consequences. Many advances have been made in both radiotherapy and surgical management. Nevertheless, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Correlation of FAZA PET Hypoxia Imaging To 3D Histology in Oral Tongue Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tongue Cancer

 

Last Updated: 5 Apr 2018

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High-activity Natural Killer Immunotherapy for Small Metastases of Tongue Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tongue Cancer

 

Last Updated: 1 Jan 2017

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Combination of Cryosurgey and NK Immunotherapy for Recurrent Tongue Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Recurrent Tongue Cancer

 

Last Updated: 27 Jul 2016

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