Cervical Cancer | Tumor

WHO Publishes New Cervical Cancer Guidelines

July 6th 2021, 3:00pm


Pap tests should be replaced by more accurate HPV DNA tests, the organization says.

Friday Frontline: Chadwick Boseman’s Brother's Dance Tribute, Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus Announces Cancer Diagnosis, And More

June 25th 2021, 3:00pm


From a dance tribute performed by Kevin Boseman, late actor Chadwick Boseman’s brother to the humorous coloring book a woman created during treatment for cancer, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

Addition of Chemo After Chemoradiation Fails to Improve Survival in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer

June 4th 2021, 8:00pm


Treatment with chemotherapy following the standard chemoradiation treatment failed to improve multiple survival outcomes in women with locally advanced cervical cancer.

‘Great Deal of Work’ Still Needed to Reverse Increasing Rates of Several HPV-Related Cancers

May 20th 2021, 6:00pm


Almost 20 years of data indicate that the incidence of HPV-related cervical cancer is noticeably declining, however other cancers related to the virus continue, and are expected, to increase.

Novel Therapy May Address ‘High Unmet Clinical Need’ in Recurrent/Metastatic Cervical Cancer

April 28th 2021, 1:00pm


Treatment with tisotumab vedotin, a novel antibody-drug conjugate, in women with recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer, led to an objective response rate of 24% with a manageable safety profile.

15 Years Later, What Have We Learned About the HPV Vaccine?

March 19th 2021, 1:00pm


The HPV vaccine has been shown to help prevent cervical cancer, but what if you didn’t get the vaccine in time to prevent the disease?

People Share Their Thoughts on Getting the HPV Vaccine to Help Prevent Certain Types of Cancer Later in Life

February 15th 2021, 7:00pm


On social media, CURE® recently asked its readers to share their thoughts on getting the HPV vaccine to help prevent certain types of cancer later in life. Here is what some of them shared.

Friday Frontline: HPV Vaccine Substantially Lowers Cervical Cancer Risk, First Patient Cured of HIV Dies from Cancer, and More

October 2nd 2020, 3:00pm


From study results demonstrating that the HPV vaccine substantially reduces the risk of cervical cancer to the first person known to be cured of HIV dying from acute myeloid leukemia, here’s what’s happening in the cancer landscape this week.

FDA Approves Expanded Use of CINtec PLUS Cytology Test in Preventing Cervical Cancer

September 16th 2020, 5:48pm


The Food and Drug Administration approved the expanded use of the biomarker test CINtec PLUS Cytology that looks at HPV related biomarkers that could lead to cervical cancer. This is the first triage test approved in this space.

Prioritizing Family Health History

April 15th 2020, 5:00pm


Make sure to prioritize your family health history to understand your risk of cancer.