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Head And Neck Cancers
Tackling side effects in head and neck cancer treatment – the end of the road for hyperbaric oxygen?
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has been used for years to prevent a side effect of head and neck cancer treatment called osteoradionecrosis. But does it work?
Standard chemotherapy remains the most effective way to treat a particular form of throat cancer, according to new research.
A trial to test an experimental drug in patients with head and neck cancer launches in the UK through the Combinations Alliance.
An immunotherapy drug is too expensive to be given to NHS patients with head and neck cancers in England, according to the NHS drugs watchdog.
Several new immunotherapy drugs are continuing to show benefits across a range of cancer types, according to data presented at a US conference.
We take a look at our latest immunotherapy clinical trial, testing a new drug for people with head and neck cancers.
Cancer Research UK has launched a new clinical trial to test a drug that could stop a patient’s immune system from protecting tumours.
For hundreds of years the Scottish Highlands have resounded to the names of their famous clans: MacDonald, Campbell, Fraser, and many more. Each clan is a complex,...
A large US study has pinpointed genetic errors that mark out head and neck cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).