Ovarian Cancer Information Center
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The addition of Avastin to standard chemotherapy significantly improved progression-free survival and objective response rate among women with platinum-resistant recurrent ovarian cancer. Aspirin as Ovarian Cancer Prevention? Research Says Maybe
New evidence suggests that an aspirin a day may reduce the risk of ovarian cancer. But more research is needed before your doctor will routinely prescribe it for prevention. Dacogen Helps Recurrent Ovarian Cancer Respond to Vaccine
Treatment with Dacogen prior to the administration of Adriamycin and a cancer vaccine yielded clinical benefit for women with recurrent ovarian cancer.
By Barbara A. Goff, MD, President, Society of Gynecologic Oncology and Foundation... 10 Things Every Woman Should Know About Ovarian Cancer
Critical tips about screening and what to expect during treatment. Newly Diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer? Know This.
Critical steps and information for newly diagnosed women Ovarian cancer is known...
Ovarian Cancer Management
Ritu Salani, MD Gynecologic Oncologist The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer... Ovarian Survivor Profile
Brenda Maxwell, 59 Fishkill, New York I was busy as a wife, mom, and grandmother... National Ovarian Cancer Coalition Advocate Profile
Tracy Carmon, 42 Keller, Texas Tracy Carmon’s passion for advocacy is, in her...
Ovarian Cancer Clinical Trials
GOG0213 – AA Phase III Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial of Carboplatin and Paclitaxel Alone or in Combination with Bevacizumab Followed by Bevacizumab and Secondary Cytoreductive Surgery in Platinum-Sensitive, Recurrent Ovarian, Peritoneal Primary and Fallopian Tube Cancer
GOG-0218 – Phase III Trial of Carboplatin and Paclitaxel Plus Placebo versus Carboplatin and Paclitaxel Plus Concurrent Bevacizumab followed by Placebo, versus Carboplatin and Paclitaxel Plus Concurrent and Extended Bevacizumab, in Women with Newly Diagnosed, Previously Untreated, Suboptimal Advanced Stage Epithelial Ovarian and Primary Peritoneal Cancer
INST0708C – Biological Study: Assessment of Genetic Alterations in the Signaling Network as Prognostic Markers in Ovarian Cancer