Scientists detect laryngeal cancer gene

Chinese and international scientists have for the first time identified the three gene loci susceptible to laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma (LSCC), according to a statement issued by the Chinese PLA General Hospital.

Ex-Brazilian president fears losing voice

Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has said he was more afraid of losing his voice than dying from cancer.

Brazil`s ex-president Lula released from hospital

Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is undergoing radiation therapy for larynx cancer.