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Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus infection and Kaposi's sarcoma in Brazil
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 2006-05-01) [Artigo]
Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) became a critical health issue with the emergence of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in the 1980s. Four clinical-epidemiological forms of KS have been described: classical KS, endemic ...
Human papillomavirus and Epstein-Barr virus infection, p53 expression, and cellular proliferation in laryngeal carcinoma
(American Journal of Clinical Pathology, 2006-08-01) [Artigo]
Laryngeal carcinomas are aggressive neoplasms with controversial association with the human papillomavirus (HPV) and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). So far, the impairment of p53 protein function and its impact on cellular ...
Association between solitary keratoacanthoma and cigarette smoking: A case-control study
(Dermatology Online Journal, 2006-12-01) [Artigo]
Solitary keratoacanthoma (KA) is a common benign epithelial tumor of the skin characterized by rapid growth and a tendency toward spontaneous regression. The exact etiology and classification of KA are a matter of debate. ...
Medium-term tongue carcinogenesis assays: A comparative study between 4-nitroquinoline 1-oxide (4NQO)-induced rat and dimethylbenzanthracene (DMBA)-induced hamster carcinogenesis
(Journal of Experimental Animal Science, 2006-12-12) [Artigo]
The most used animal models in oral cancer research are the hamster treated by dimethylbenzanthracene (DMBA), and the rat treated by 4-nitroquinoline 1-oxide (4NQO). The purpose of this study was to compare the DMBA-induced ...