Oral Cancer

Oral cancer screenings. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

New Research Finds Oral Cancer May Be Most Costly To Treat

New research coming out of Delta Dental of Michigan’s Research and Data Institute finds that in the United States, the cost of oral cavity, oral pharyngeal, and salivary gland cancer may be the most costly cancer in the nation to treat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2012

Karmanos Cancer Institute. (File)

Free Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Screening May 13 At Karmanos Cancer Center

The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center in Detroit will be conducting free oral, head and neck cancer screenings on Friday, May 13, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., in conjunction with National Oral Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week May 8-14

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2011

Oral squamous cell carcinoma expressing the protein SIRT3 is green, the nucleus is blue and the mitochondria are red.

UM Researchers Connect Specific Protein To Head, Neck Cancers

The discovery that a certain protein is over-expressed in patients with oral cancer may give new treatment hope to people suffering from the particularly aggressive, localized forms of head and neck cancer. Researchers at the […]