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The First New Drug Approved by the FDA for Treatment of Platinum-resistant Recurrent Ovarian Cancer in 15 Years. AFCR Scientists Uncovered Potential New Treatment for Ovarian Cancer
Restoring miR-506 may provide a new and effective way to treat patients with ovarian cancer Adding Cediranib to Olaparib Markedly Improves Progression-Free Survival but Increases Toxicity in Recurrent Platinum-Sensitive Ovarian Cancer
Overall patients treated with the combination have survived without cancer progression 17.7 months compared to only 9 months for those treated with olaparib alone.
Ovarian cancer is a critical women’s health issue; According to the American Cancer... What Every Woman Should Know about Gynecologic 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.
Ovarian Cancer Management
Ovarian cancer is a critical women’s health issue; According to the American Cancer... Q&A: The Next Step: Thriving through Survivorship
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...
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