Featured: Site-specific gene expression patterns in oral cancer

Cancer cellEvidence exists that distinct genes are differentially regulated in squamous cell carcinomas of the oral cavity compared to other head and neck regions. In this study, Frohwitter et al. investigate whether such tumour site-specific gene expression can also be observed in different localizations within the oral cavity. 

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    Cutaneous lesions of the nose

    Michael Sand, Daniel Sand, Christina Thrandorf, Volker Paech, Peter Altmeyer and Falk G Bechara

    Published on: 4 June 2010

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Head & Face Medicine is a multidisciplinary open access journal that publishes basic and clinical research concerning all aspects of cranial, facial and oral conditions.

The journal covers all aspects of cranial, facial and oral diseases and their management. It has been designed as a multidisciplinary journal for clinicians and researchers involved in the diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of diseases which affect the human head and face. The journal is wide-ranging, covering the development, aetiology, epidemiology and therapy of head and face diseases to the basic science that underlies these diseases. Management of head and face diseases includes all aspects of surgical and non-surgical treatments including psychopharmacological therapies.