Giuliano, Ph. Their commentary and data were published in a recent issue of the British medical journal The Lancet Infectious Diseases Vol.
Many factors may account for this lack of efficacy. However, Giuliano and colleagues suggest that the high prevalence of HPV among the HIV-infected men 73 percent in the intervention group and 69 percent in the control group and the high prevalence of HIV among the female partners of greater than 60 percent, relates to the lack of efficacy of male circumcision. In that study, it was pointed out that the high and sustained prevalence of HPV among the HIV-infected individuals is "likely to overwhelm any preventative effect of circumcision.
These results suggest the need for early circumcision to achieve maximum effectiveness in populations with a high incidence of HIV and cervical cancer. Moffitt currently has 14 affiliates in Florida, one in Georgia, one in Pennsylvania and two in Puerto Rico. Additionally, Moffitt is a member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, a prestigious alliance of the country's leading cancer centers, and human papillomavirus vaccine trial listed in U.
Moffitt marks a very important anniversary in - 25 years committed to one mission: to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer.