Vaccine panel gives nod to HPV shots for men up to age 26

ATLANTA (AP) — A vaccine against cervical and other cancers should be recommended for both men and women up to age 26, a U.S. government advisory panel decided Wednesday. The vaccine...

Taiwan government to roll out free HPV vaccinations from the end of this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The government is to roll out free HPV vaccinations for girls in junior high school from the end of this year. According to a report from CNA, the national health servi...

Merck Announces Second-Quarter 2018 Financial Results

KENILWORTH, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 27, 2018--Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2018. ...

Anal Cancer| A Pipeline Analysis Report 2018| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 1, 2018-- has announced their latest pipeline analysis report on the . The report includes a detailed analysis of the pipeline molecules under investigation within the def...

Global Tissue Diagnostics Market 2018-2022 | Laboratory Automation and Robotics to Drive Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 22, 2018-- analysts forecast the global tissue diagnostics market to grow at a CAGR of more than 10% during the period 2018-2022, according to their latest market research...

Kite Announces Initial Results From a Phase 1 Study of T Cell Receptor (TCR) Cell Therapy in HPV-16-Positive Solid Tumors

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 4, 2018--Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq: GILD), today announced results from an ongoing Phase 1 study conducted by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) showing that clinic...

Cervical Dysplasia - A Pipeline Analysis Report | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2018-- has announced its latest pipeline analysis report on the market. The report comprises a detailed analysis of the pipeline molecules under investigation within ...

Merck Announces First-Quarter 2018 Financial Results

KENILWORTH, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2018--Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced financial results for the first quarter of 2018. ...

Advaxis Announces Executive Leadership Changes

PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2018--Advaxis, Inc.  (NASDAQ:ADXS), a late-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of immunotherapy products, ...

Meharry, Morehouse partner with the University of Zambia

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Meharry Medical College and the Morehouse School of Medicine have formed a partnership with the University of Zambia to develop an international exchange program focused on dis...

Early detection can prevent cancer, say experts

NEW DELHI (Taiwan News) -- Thirty percent of total 700,000 people worldwide deaths every year due to cancer can be prevented by simple lifestyle changes and early detection, said Indian-American cance...

Age matters when it comes to screening for cervical cancer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Getting checked for cervical cancer isn't one-size-fits-all. Draft guidelines released Tuesday show age makes a difference. The Pap test, a mainstay for women's hea...

3 scientists, Planned Parenthood win Lasker medical prizes

NEW YORK (AP) — Two scientists who paved the way for widely used vaccines and another who discovered key players in cell growth have been awarded prestigious medical research awards. ...

Puerto Rico orders students to get vaccinated against HPV

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's government is ordering all students ages 11 and 12 to get vaccinated against HPV by next year. Monday's announcement follows a rise in canc...

Vaccine may cut HPV infections, an oral cancer risk, in men

The HPV vaccine that helps prevent cervical cancer in women also might lower the risk in young men of oral infections that can cause mouth and throat cancers, a new study finds. Thes...