Ovarian Cancer

AstraZeneca's Lynparza OK'd in Japan for ovarian cancer; shares up 1% premarket

AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) and oncology collaboration partner Merck (NYSE:MRK) announce that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has …

Business

Study devises efficient and economical strategy to screen breast and ovarian cancer gene mutations

A new study published yesterday in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute suggests that, in comparison with just screening women who are at …

National Cancer Institute

Two-Pronged Chemo Helps Some With Advanced Ovarian Cancer

<b>By Dennis Thompson</b><i><br>HealthDay Reporter</i><p>SATURDAY, June 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Some women with advanced ovarian cancer may fare better if …

Cancer

10 Ways Pregnancy Affects Your Health Later In Life, For Better Or Worse

Pregnancy is a temporary condition (even though it doesn't always feel that way), but it can have some very permanent consequences — and we're not …

Women's News

Cal Poly Alum, German Pro Jen Keddy Diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer

Middle blocker Jennifer Keddy, a 2014 Cal Poly alumna who was in the midst of her fourth pro season in Europe, cut her season short due to a lump in …

Volleyball

Dr. Jain on the Combination of Venetoclax and Ibrutinib in CLL

Breast Cancer<p>Multiple Myeloma<p>Lung Cancer<p>Immuno-Oncology News<p>Gynecologic Oncology<p>Gastrointestinal Cancer<p>Colorectal Cancer<p>Ovarian Cancer<p>Prostate …

Cancer

Everything you need to know about ovarian cancer and how you can beat it by spotting the signs

<b>Worryingly, most women can’t name the key symptoms of ovarian cancer. So, here’s everything you need to know...</b><p>UK survival rates for the condition …

Cancer

Fighting ovarian cancer as a student

A student diagnosed with ovarian cancer in her first year of university has created videos and animations to help other young people through illness.<p>Seren Hughes, who was 19 when she was diagnosed three years ago, says her needs were not the same as those of an older woman with the disease. "What I …

Cancer

Families put at risk because NHS is refusing to test for deadly 'Angelina Jolie gene', report claims

Women and their families are being put at risk from cancer and denied lifesaving treatment because NHS trusts are refusing to test for the 'Jolie Gene', a new report shows.<p>Since 2015, trusts were supposed to screen all women diagnosed with ovarian cancer for BRCA gene mutations, which were …

Cancer

FDA signs off on Phase 1/2 study of Celsion's GEN-1 in ovarian cancer; shares ahead 24% premarket

Nano cap Celsion (NASDAQ:CLSN) is up 24% premarket on increased volume on the heels of its announcement that the FDA is on board with its Phase 1/2 …

Business

Celsion shares rise 20% after FDA clears its ovarian cancer therapy for a phase 1/2 trial

Celsion Corp. CLSN, +2.21% shares rose nearly 20% in premarket trade Thursday after the company said the Food and Drug Administration had cleared its …

Cancer

The ovarian cancer signs you need to know, even if you’re young

In a candid essay for Lenny Letter this week, Cobie Smulders opened up about the ovarian cancer diagnosis she received when she was only 25 years …

Cancer

Lurbinectedin flops in ovarian cancer

<b>Some brief notes on lurbinectedin in ovarian cancer and small-cell lung cancer (SCLC)… and a warning!</b><p><b>To learn more and get a heads up on our thought</b> …

Cancer

We're comfortable talking about breast cancer, but ovarian cancer remains a forgotten disease

Jane Ludemann, pictured here a year before her diagnosis, experienced symptoms for two years before being diagnosed with ovarian cancer.<p><i>We're</i> …

Cancer

5 Reasons Why You Have Cramps—Even Though You're Not On Your Period

You can't always blame cramps on Aunt Flo.<p>On a scale of 1 to “I want to die,” period cramps fall pretty close to the latter end of the emotional spectrum.<p>Over 90 percent of women say they experience at least one symptom of premenstrual syndrome, otherwise known (not-so-fondly) as PMS, according to …

Pregnancy

Future of Immunotherapy in Ovarian Cancer to Include Combinations

Bradley J. Monk, MD, discusses pivotal trials, as well as the potential for immunotherapy in ovarian cancer.

Cancer

'Milestone' ovarian cancer drug which can extend life expectancy licensed for use in the UK

A pill which has the potential to buy an extra 16 months of life for women with ovarian cancer has been dubbed a “milestone” treatment, after it was …

Cancer

Drug that holds back return of ovarian cancer gets UK licence

Niraparib, which can buy months of time before relapse after chemotherapy, is yet to be assessed for free availability on NHS<p>A pill treatment that holds back ovarian cancer and has the potential to prolong life has been launched in the UK.<p>Trial results have shown that niraparib, taken once daily, …

Cancer

Mid-stage study underway assessing BeiGene's PARP inhibitor pamiparib in ovarian cancer; shares ahead 4%

BeiGene (BGNE +4.2%) is up on lower-than-normal volume on the heels of its announcement that the first patient has been dosed in a pivotal Phase 2 …

Cancer

5 Real Women Describe What It Was Like to Be Diagnosed With Ovarian Cancer

For a woman who receives an ovarian cancer diagnosis, it can feel like a death sentence. It's the deadliest form of reproductive cancer; …

Cancer

How to spot ovarian cancer early? Dallas researchers have new hope for tests

While modern medicine has made great strides in cancer treatment, ovarian cancer remains a stubborn killer. Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical …

Cancer

Despite progress, cancer survival rates for black and white still unequal: CDC

Despite years of improvements in cancer care, the disease still disproportionately kills black people, according to three sobering new reports from a …

Cancer

Never Be Afraid of Cancer or Tumors Ever Again!

In this article we’re going to present a powerful mixture that will protect your body from cancer. It contains only 4 natural ingredients which are …

Cancer

Why Ovarian Cancer Symptoms Can Be Hard To Miss

There are lots of stories on the internet about people who discovered that they had ovarian cancer because a sneaky or ordinary symptom gave them …

Cancer

Algorithm quickly identifies new indications for old drugs

A research team at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine’s Case Comprehensive Cancer Center has developed an algorithm that identifies …

Cancer

The Sneaky Ovarian Cancer Symptom You Need to Know About

Reading this could save your life.<p>While we don't want to spend our entire lives in a whirlwind of hypochondria, diagnosing each and every unusual …

Cancer

Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree: Norma Geller

From helping the less fortunate to aiding those with medical needs, tikkun olam, or repairing the world, has been an integral part of Norma Geller’s …

Cleveland

Tesaro Stock Could Have 41% Upside

For months now, investors have worried that <b>Tesaro</b> (TSRO) has lost its edge as it faces increased competition for its ovarian cancer drug Zejula. …

Stocks

Johnson & Johnson wins California lawsuit claiming asbestos in talc caused cancer

(Reuters) - A California jury on Thursday ruled in favor of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) in a lawsuit by a woman who said she developed the cancer …

Stock Markets

AstraZeneca, Merck, Clovis and Tesaro, all vying for share, may all win on faster PARP growth

Ovarian cancer treatment has changed dramatically, and with several new drugs now duking it out in that market, the battle for share is changing, …

Cancer