Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, November 16th, 2006
"Persistent infections with HPV18 can result in the development of cervical cancer. HPV18 genomes persist extrachromosomally in low-grade and precancerous lesions but are always integrated in cervical cancers, and this might contribute to the progression of HPV18-induced lesions," wrote B. Karstensen and colleagues, Clinical University of Tubingen.
"To address whether integration induces additional...
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