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Mayo Clinic: Ovarian Cancer Subtypes May Predict Response to Bevacizumab

CHICAGO — Molecular sequencing could identify ovarian cancer patients who are most likely to benefit from treatment with bevacizumab (Avastin), a Mayo Clinic-led study has found. Results of the research were presented today at the 2014 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting. The addition of bevacizumab to standard therapy [...]

Created by Joe Dangor

Tubal Ligation Decreases Risk of Developing Ovarian Cancer

Tubal Ligation Decreases Risk of Developing Ovarian Cancer January 6, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: Is it true that ovarian cancer may actually start in the fallopian tubes? Will having a tubal ligation lessen my chance of developing ovarian cancer? I have a family history of the disease and am a [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

Minnesota Partnership Launches Six Research Projects

Laser-guided Malaria Detectors Smart Socks that Predict Heart Attacks Mouse Avatars to Study Ovarian Cancer These are just three of the joint projects now underway involving collaborative research teams from Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota. Over $4 million in research awards from the Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical [...]

Created by Bob Nellis

Tubal Ligation Decreases Risk of Developing Ovarian Cancer

January 6, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: Is it true that ovarian cancer may actually start in the fallopian tubes? Will having a tubal ligation lessen my chance of developing ovarian cancer? I have a family history of the disease and am a BRCA1 carrier. Answer: Recent research seems to suggest [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

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