Do polyomavirus hominis strains BK and JC play a role in oral squamous cell carcinoma?

@article{Polz2015DoPH,
  title={Do polyomavirus hominis strains BK and JC play a role in oral squamous cell carcinoma?},
  author={Dorota Polz and Kamal Morshed and Agnieszka Stec and Łukasz Podsiadło and Małgorzata Anna Polz-Dacewicz},
  journal={Annals of agricultural and environmental medicine : AAEM},
  year={2015},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={106-9}
}
INTRODUCTION Head and neck cancers are the most common cancers worldwide. It is estimated that approximately 90% of all head and neck cancers are represented by squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). There are many risk factors causing this type of cancer, including environmental factors and lifestyle choices, such as tobacco smoking or abusing alcohol. Other important risk factor include infectious factors. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to analyze the prevalence of BK and JC virus infections… CONTINUE READING
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