papillomaviruses


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papillomaviruses,

n. pl viruses that cause infection of the hair, skin, and nails known as warts, including oral warts.

Patient discussion about papillomaviruses

Q. Should I Vaccinate My Daughter Against HPV? I have a 12 year old daughter. Her School wants all the girls aged 12 and up to be vaccinated against HPV. A lot of Parents are against this vaccine. I want to know more about this vaccine and if I should vaccinate my daughter.

A. before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

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Type-specifc detection of human papillomaviruses in a routine laboratory setting--improved sensitivity and specificity of PCR and sequence analysis compared to direct hybridisation.
A brief synopsis of the role of human papillomaviruses in cervical carcinogenesis.
Detection and typing of genital human papillomaviruses, Polymerase chain reaction protocols: a guide to methods and applications.
Classification of papillomaviruses (PVs) based on 189 PV types and proposal of taxonomic amendments.
IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, Human Papillomaviruses, Volume 64.
The use of nested polymerase chain reaction and restriction fragment length polymorphism for the detection and typing of mucosal human papillomaviruses in samples containing low copy numbers of viral DNA.
Classification of papillomaviruses (PV) based on 189 PV types and proposal of taxonomic amendments.
The most prevalent cause of cervical cancer is infection with human papillomaviruses (HPVs).
Papillomaviruses and cancer: from basic studies to clinical application.
It is also established that the disease is caused by persistent infection of one or more of 15 known high risk types of Human papillomaviruses out of more than 100 HPV genotypes described so far.
He also suggests the cost might have been a factor in the Government selecting the current vaccine over another, which also protects against other harmful strains of human papillomaviruses (HPVs), rather than just two strains.
Immunization against genital human papillomaviruses.