Hesler Arturo Morales

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BACKGROUND We conducted a large international study to estimate fractions of head and neck cancers (HNCs) attributable to human papillomavirus (HPV-AFs) using six HPV-related biomarkers of viral detection, transcription, and cellular transformation. METHODS Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded cancer tissues of the oral cavity (OC), pharynx, and larynx were(More)
PURPOSE Cervical cancer is one of the most common causes of cancer mortality for women living in poverty, causing more than 28,000 deaths annually in Latin America and 266,000 worldwide. To better understand the molecular basis of the disease, we ascertained blood and tumor samples from Guatemala and Venezuela and performed genomic characterization. (More)
ipomas are seen mainly during mid adulthood and represent the most common benign soft tissue tumors of this age group. Subcutaneous, most often asymptomatic, soft mobile masses are by far the most frequent manifestation and are known to arise typically from superficial areas of the trunk and proximal extremities. Conversely, deep-seated lipomas, such as the(More)
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