Again, smokers are twice likely to develop Psoriasis or Cutaneous squamous cell cancer
, a skin disease that creates oozing, itching red patches all across the body, and a skin cancer that leaves scaly, red discharges all around the body respectively.
ErbB3 is expressed in many cancers, including head and neck squamous cell cancer
and is believed to be an important receptor regulating cancer cell growth and survival as well as resistance to targeted therapies.
If left to grow, even less fatal forms of cancer such as basal cell carcinoma or squamous cell cancer
may require more invasive treatment that can cause disfigurement, muscle or nerve injury, or even death.
Guenne C, Fayette J, Cosmidis A, Fuchsmann C, Tartas S, Favrel V, Ceruse P1 Curative treatment can be an option for patients with metastatic squamous cell cancer
of the head and neck.
A JAMA Oncology report entitled, Association of Oral Microbiome with Risk for Incident Head and Neck Squamous Cell Cancer
published in January, 2017 showed a "greater oral abundance of commensal Corynebacterium and Kingella is associated with decreased risk of HNSCC (Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma), with potential implications for cancer prevention." (6)
The Eastern Cape Province of South Africa (SA) has a very high incidence of squamous cell cancer
of the oesophagus.
The Prognostic Role of Sex, Race, and Human Paillomavirus in Oropharyngeal and Nonoropharyngeal head and Neck Squamous Cell Cancer
Daily application of topical fluorouracil for 4 weeks reduced the risk of developing squamous cell cancer
(SCC) requiring surgery by 75% in a population of high-risk older adults.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 22, 2017-CANbridge Life Sciences submits CAN017's IND application for esophageal squamous cell cancer
(ESCC) trial in China
M2 PHARMA-December 22, 2017-CANbridge Life Sciences submits CAN017's IND application for esophageal squamous cell cancer
(ESCC) trial in China
It is recommended for adult patients with locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) following chemotherapy and adult patients with squamous cell cancer
of the head and neck (SCCHN) who have progressed on or after platinum-based therapy.