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Primary HPV screening could eradicate cervical cancer – doctors

Irish doctors believe cervical cancer can be eradicated here within a generation if we switch to primary HPV screening of ... it must be accompanied by screening as a very small cohort of people will ... read more

Vaccination and testing for the human papilloma virus could eradicate cervical cancer

Berlin, Germany: Cervical cancer could be eradicated within the next 50 years ... vaccination and no screening. After about 50 years, we could see cervical cancer disappearing." As the current HPV vac... read more

'For the first time we have the power to eradicate a cancer'

High specificity allows a woman to go home assured that she doesn't have cervical cancer. She can have a single test at a certain age, and repeat it at intervals of 18 months to three years because HP... read more

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Maine goal: Eradicate cervical cancer

We now have excellent vaccines ... the body and becomes undetectable within two years. However, persistent infection with high-risk types of HPV can cause cell changes, which if left untreated, can le... read more


Weekly Dose: Gardasil 9, the vaccine that could soon protect against cervical cancer in fewer doses

Gardasil 9, as its name suggests, protects against nine types of HPV (five more ... cancers and the new vaccine could potentially increase the protection rate for cervical cancer to around 90%. Women ... read more

Doctors push for higher HPV vaccination rates

(Tero Vesalainen/Dreamstime / TNS) It’s been nearly two decades since the HPV vaccine was ... with continued screening and treatment for cervical pre-cancers, we could see the elimination of cervical ... read more

Why there are plans to part ways with Pap smears

We ... which could further reduce the incidence of cervical pre-cancers and cancer as it targets some of the other cancer-causing subtypes of the virus. But can the vaccine completely eradicate HPV an... read more

Gardasil's chorus of doubters

In addition, because Gardasil protects only against the HPV strains linked most strongly to cervical cancer, "we ... The vaccine has been hailed by physicians' groups as a breakthrough that could pote... read more

Delhi first state to launch HPV vaccine as public health programme in schools

The HPV vaccine protects people against the group of 150-odd HPVs, some of which can ... we will eradicate cervical cancer from Delhi first in India…” Children will be given two doses of the vaccine. ... read more

Therapeutic vaccine designed to reduce recurrence of cervical cancer under study

Credit: Phil Jones Cervical cancer is often deadly when it recurs and physician scientists want to know if a new therapeutic vaccine can prevent or reduce recurrence in women ... "Wouldn't it be wonde... read more

Q+A: Should cervical cancer tests start later?

It really is a risk-benefit decision, there are obviously positives of screening early as we have all seen very sad ... so with the enormous changes in the pattern of cervical cancer with the vaccine ... read more

HPV testing could cut cervical cancers by a third

"Although we already have a very effective cervical cancer screening programme, this study suggests that we could do even better if primary HPV testing was introduced here in the UK. "The National Scr... read more



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