The role of cutaneous human papillomavirus in cancer
07 / 2004 - unknown
This research line aims to study the role of cutaneous HPV in cancer. Studies involve the evaluation of cutaneous HPV presence in penile cancer in collaboration with NKI and DKFZ, as well as non-melanoma skin cancers and actinic keratosis in collaboration with Catalan Institut of Oncology, Spain. At the functional level, the transforming capacity of various cutaneous HPVs is evaluated in collaboration with LUMC (KWF grant) and IARC, Lyon.