Cervical Cancer caused by the Papilloma Virus Awareness Month
How Astaxanthin/ValAsta Prevents Human Papillomavirus L1 ProteinHPV (Human Papilloma Virus) is responsible for the 5.2% (3% in women and 2% in men) of cancers in the world, with prevalence in cervical, ano-genital, head, and neck cancers. Oncogenic strains of HPV DNA were demonstrated in almost all cervical malignancies in women, and, on a global scale, also in 5% of men, in the form of penile cancer (45%) with the HPV 16 member mostly responsible (60%) followed by the HPV 18 accounting for 13% of the cases.
Article: Astaxanthin Prevents Human Papillomavirus L1 Protein Binding in Human Sperm Membranes
- The size is 55 microns
- Large Genome (8 kbp)
- More complex natured virus
- Soluble stranded DNA
- Molecular wt 5
- Non enveloped.
- Contains DNA 10% and Protein 90%