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Supreme Court Ruling Opens Door for Ovarian Cancer Prevention, Treatment and Research

Beth Y. Karlan, MDJune 13, 2013

Today the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that human genes cannot be patented.  This ruling has broad implications for our work in gynecologic and breast cancers, and for genetic research in many other fields.  It is a big step forward towards our goals of individualized medicine and cancer risk assessments. The case originated Read On

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From the 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Conference in Chicago, Illinois

Beth Y. Karlan, MDJune 5, 2013

Greetings from Chicago – I have just wrapped up four days of meetings, presentations and exciting discussions at the 49th annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).  Each day was non-stop – early morning until late evening – filled with over 2700 presentations to OVER 30,000 participants, representing over 100 countries where Read On

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Remembering Why We Run

Kelli SargentSeptember 13, 2012

On Friday, September 7, thousands of Americans participated in National Wear Teal Day to ring in Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Thank you to our supporters who shared your photos with us, and to all those who participated! Pictured above are a few of our favorites: Sharon Robinson, captain of team 4 THE CURE, Abbie Ayala Read On

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