HPV

HPV vaccine: teen sexual behaviour not affected

Published: 8Dec2014

Sexual behaviour of teenage girls does not appear to have been affected by routine human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccination, according to a large study published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical...

Oral cancer-causing HPV transmission

Published: 12Nov2014

Oral human papillomavirus (HPV) infections were more common among men who had female partners with oral and/or genital HPV infection, suggesting that the transmission of HPV occurs via oral-oral...

Does vaccinating one sexual partner benefit the other?

Published: 30Jan2014

A new study by McGill University will examine whether vaccinating only one partner in a couple against the human papillomavirus (HPV) can help prevent transmission of HPV to the unvaccinated partner.

Help prevent the transmission of HPV!

Published: 25Mar2013

The McGill Division of Cancer Epidemiology has recently launched the CATCH study to test the effectiveness of a Carrageenan-based gel in preventing the tranmission of HPV. Carrageenan is derived...

McGill launches major study on prevention of HPV

Published: 8Jan2013

A new study by McGill University’s Division of Cancer Epidemiology will test a revolutionary way of preventing the transmission of the human papillomavirus (HPV) through the use of a topical gel...