ORAI1 Fuels Oral Cancers and Generates Pain

An essential protein that acts as a gatekeeper for calcium entering cells promotes the growth of oral cancer and generates pain, according to a new … more

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Oral Cancer: Screening and Early Discovery

A vast amount of my career has been spent on defining our powerful role as dental hygienists in the earlier discovery of an abnormal lesion … more

When a Dentist Gets Oral Cancer

When you see you it, you don’t forget it. Cancer. It’s as scary to look at as it is to tell a patient that they … more

Oral Cancer and the Race Against Time: Use of Psoriasin (S100A7) as a Predictive Marker to Enhance Assessment of Cancer Risk in Oral Lesions

Introduction Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) is a potentially debilitating and deadly disease, particularly when diagnosed at an advanced stage.1 Early detection drastically improves prognostic … more