- Human papillomavirus in head and neck carcinomas: prevalence, physical status and relationship with clinical/pathological parametersG Badaracco
Laboratory of Virology, Regina Elena Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy
Anticancer Res 20:1301-5. 2000..The findings indicate that HPV infection may be related to a proportion of head and neck carcinomas but its association is not as clear as that found in cervical cancer...
- Presence of HPV in head and neck tumours: high prevalence in tonsillar localizationA Venuti
Laboratory of Virology, Regina Elena Cancer Institute, San Carlo, IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
J Exp Clin Cancer Res 23:561-6. 2004..The results suggest that HPV16 is actively involved in the genesis of a subset of head and neck cancers and that the tonsillar localization may be considered a hot spot for viral transformation...