The following are highlighted research findings and scientific papers by DCEG investigators.
June 13, 2019
Human papillomavirus-16-E6 antibodies can be detected in the blood of people with HPV-positive oropharyngeal cancer up to 28 years prior to diagnosis, according to new study by the National Cancer Institute and the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
June 03, 2019
Researchers determined a higher risk threshold for selecting ever-smokers for screening with low-dose CT could lower the ratio of individuals screened to prevent one lung cancer death, improving on US Preventive Services Task Force guidelines.
May 23, 2019
New study shows that U.S. incidence rates for aggressive subtypes of uterine cancer rose rapidly among women age 30 to 79 from 2000 to 2015. Study also reveals racial disparities for these subtypes.
May 13, 2019
Selected scientific papers published by DCEG authors March - June 2019.
May 09, 2019
Dual staining for p16/Ki-67 outperformed cytology in detecting precancer among HPV-positive women while referring fewer women to secondary screening, visual inspection of the cervix with magnification, known as colposcopy.
May 03, 2019
A personalized approach for choosing how long to wait between lung cancer screenings could be an efficient way to reduce false-positives and other harms.