Author Archives: CTK Biotech

2020


01.07

It is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month!

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Did you know that in the United States over 10,000 women are diagnosed with invasive forms of cervical cancer each year? 3 Things you can do: Vaccinate early: Children, both male and female can receive the HPV vaccine at age 11 or 12. Pap Tests: Regular Pap tests are recommended for women over the.... Read Full Article >

2019


05.31

H. pylori, an Infection that you can’t remove?

Helicobacter pylori is a microorganism that infects the gastric mucosa, or stomach lining. This infection can lead to peptic ulcers and gastric cancer. The most unusual thing about the stomach lining is the constant turnover of the mucus and epithelial cells. So how does H. pylori manage to maintain its chronic colonization and what makes it so difficult remove? The.... Read Full Article >