April 17, 2017

4.0% of American Adults Carry High-Risk Oral HPV

While tobacco and alcohol consumption remain the chief causes of oral cancer, the number of cases caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) have been increasing. In fact, the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that 4.0% of all adults in the United States…

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April 17, 2017

Checking more than teeth

Vigilant Biosciences was featured in a snapshot in USA Today on April 15th for Oral Cancer Awareness Month. The snapshot highlights the number of people expected to be diagnosed with oral or oropharyngeal cancer this year in the U.S. to help raise awareness for the importance of…

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April 4, 2017

Oral Cancer Awareness Month Hopes to Educate Public on Risks

According to a recent survey released today from Vigilant Biosciences, in collaboration with the Oral Cancer Foundation, HNCA and SPOHNC, more than 60% of consumers know very little or nothing about oral cancer – a disease that nearly 50,000 people are diagnosed with in the…

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