Rethinking ovarian cancer: recommendations for improving outcomes.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

There have been major advances in our understanding of the cellular and molecular biology of the human malignancies that are collectively referred to as ovarian cancer. At a recent Helene Harris Memorial Trust meeting, an international group of researchers considered actions that should be taken to improve the outcome for women with ovarian cancer. Nine major recommendations are outlined in this Opinion article.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Vaughan, S; Coward, JI; Bast, RC; Berchuck, A; Berek, JS; Brenton, JD; Coukos, G; Crum, CC; Drapkin, R; Etemadmoghadam, D; Friedlander, M; Gabra, H; Kaye, SB; Lord, CJ; Lengyel, E; Levine, DA; McNeish, IA; Menon, U; Mills, GB; Nephew, KP; Oza, AM; Sood, AK; Stronach, EA; Walczak, H; Bowtell, DD; Balkwill, FR

Published Date

  • September 23, 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 11 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 719 - 725

PubMed ID

  • 21941283

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC3380637

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1474-1768

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/nrc3144


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England