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BY Clayton R. Boldt, Ph.D.

MD Anderson Cancer Center researchers, together with collaborators from Mozambique, Brazil and the U.S., have been awarded a $5.1 million grant to evaluate innovative approaches to increase screening and prevention of cervical cancers in Mozambique, which has some of the highest rates of cervical cancer in the world.

The grant was awarded by the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) program, sponsored by the U.S...

A collaborative project involving researchers from MD Anderson has been awarded a $5.1 million grant to evaluate innovative approaches to increase screening and prevention of cervical cancers in Mozambique.

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

Increasing the dosage of a prescription smoking cessation medication by 1 milligram a day – from 2 to 3 milligrams – more than doubled abstinence...

BY Kathryn Boom

In Texas, the number is even lower. Only 33% of Texas teens were up to date. That’s a lot of room for improvement.

Having spent the...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

This fall, experts from MD Anderson, the American Dental Association (ADA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the University of Chicago Medicine will host an educational symposium focused on the prevention, detection and management of oropharyngeal (throat) cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).

The symposium comes as a result of the novel partnership MD Anderson and the ADA established to improve oral...

symposium on HPV-related throat cancer

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

Researchers have found that the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine may reduce the rate of oral HPV infections in young adults by as much as...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

As national vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV) remain low, MD Anderson Cancer Center has again united with the...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

MD Anderson Cancer Center fully supports the proposed rule by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to limit a known carcinogen in finished...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

According to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), adolescent vaccination rates for the human...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

Tobacco use has significantly declined during the past five decades since the release of the U.S. Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking &amp...

BY Clayton Boldt, Ph.D.

MD Anderson Cancer Center fully supports new rules recently issued by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to extend federal regulatory...