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Most ovarian cancers start in the fallopian tubes, study finds - News-Medical.net



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Most ovarian cancers start in the fallopian tubes, study finds 
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Most - and possibly all - ovarian cancers start, not in ovaries, but instead in the fallopian tubes attached to them. This is the finding of a multicenter study of ovarian cancer genetics led by researchers from Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone ...
Christina Applegate Has Her Fallopian Tubes Removed to Avoid Cancer Netralnews

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OncBioMune Preparing to Initiate Trials of Novel Therapeutic Ovarian Cancer Vaccine - Nasdaq



OncBioMune Preparing to Initiate Trials of Novel Therapeutic Ovarian Cancer Vaccine 
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Based upon initial dialogue, the intentions are for a small study enrolling approximately 20 ovarian cancer patients at varying stages of disease to receive OvcaVax in an adjuvant setting following a surgical procedure. Endpoints will include safety, ...

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New Maintenance Therapy for Ovarian Cancer Seeks FDA Approval - Curetoday.com



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New Maintenance Therapy for Ovarian Cancer Seeks FDA Approval 
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The pharmaceutical company Clovis Oncology filed a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) to the FDA for their drug Rubraca (rucaparib) to be used as maintenance therapy for patients with recurrent epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary ...

 


FDA Approval Sought for Maintenance Rucaparib in Ovarian Cancer - OncLive



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FDA Approval Sought for Maintenance Rucaparib in Ovarian Cancer 
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A supplemental new drug application has been submitted to the FDA for rucaparib as maintenance treatment for patients with recurrent epithelial ovarian, ...
ARIEL3 ? broad benefit of PARP inhibitors in ovarian cancer Nature.com

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Study: Don't Delay Platinum Re-Challenge in Ovarian Cancer - MedPage Today



Study: Don't Delay Platinum Re-Challenge in Ovarian Cancer 
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Don't delay platinum-based chemotherapy in favor of single-agent non-platinum-based chemotherapy in patients with partially platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer, Italian researchers advised. Introducing non-platinum chemotherapy to prolong the ...

 


Can Treatment at a Large Cancer Center Mitigate Racial Disparities ... - Curetoday.com



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Can Treatment at a Large Cancer Center Mitigate Racial Disparities ... 
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Studies have shown that African American women tend to have worse outcomes after ovarian cancer surgery than their white counterparts.
Clue to predicting ovarian cancer survival SBS
Immune response to ovarian cancer may predict survival | UNSW ... UNSW Newsroom
How white blood cells could predict chances of surviving ovarian cancer ABC Online

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Mum was told by doctors for six months she had anxiety - but it was ovarian cancer and it went on to kill her - Belfast Telegraph



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Mum was told by doctors for six months she had anxiety - but it was ovarian cancer and it went on to kill her 
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Now her heartbroken children have spoken out about the lack of knowledge of ovarian cancer among the public and medical profession, and the devastation it is wreaking on lives. Her 39-year-old son, Alfie, said: "I can't allow myself to get hung up on ...

 


New Hope For Ovarian Cancer - HuffPost



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New Hope For Ovarian Cancer 
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A decade ago, women diagnosed with ovarian cancer had few options for treatment. Surgery, chemotherapy and radiation were standard practice. Those therapies are still in use today, but, thanks to research and new technologies, ovarian cancer patients ...

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Higher lymphocyte infiltration predicts increased ovarian cancer ... - International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics



Higher lymphocyte infiltration predicts increased ovarian cancer ... 
International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics
A new study from the Mayo Clinic and University of New South Wales Sydney has revealed how levels of immune response could be used to predict survival ...

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Vancouver Woman Sharing Signs of Ovarian Cancer With Others ... - U.S. News & World Report



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Vancouver Woman Sharing Signs of Ovarian Cancer With Others ... 
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VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) ? Teri Giangreco didn't know the signs of ovarian cancer until she was sitting in her new gynecologic oncologist's office discussing ...

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