Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention: Moffitt researchers find cutaneous human papillomavirus infection a risk factor for skin cancer

July 2012
Biomedical Market Newsletter;7/19/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article discusses the cutaneous human papillomavirus infection which is a risk factor for skin cancer called squamous cell carcinoma.


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