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Conduct research to determine if blood can help identify the presence of the HPV-16 virus.

Goal: save millions of lives. A person dies from oral cancer every hour of every day.
- Include people diagnosed with oral and oropharyngeal cancer caused by the HPV-16 virus
- Collect and analyze blood every 3 months within the first 2 years of diagnosis. Between 2 and 5 years do it every 4 months
Outcome: increase the survival rate. The death rate is about 43% at five years from diagnosis. When found at... more »


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