Latest Gynecologic oncology Stories

2014-01-28 04:20:52

SEATTLE, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) (NASDAQ and MTA: CTIC) today announced that the Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG) informed CTI that it has completed patient enrollment in the GOG-0212 Phase 3 clinical trial of investigational agent paclitaxel poliglumex (Opaxio(TM) ) as maintenance therapy in ovarian cancer. "Although initial treatment is effective in putting this disease in remission, there is a high relapse rate for patients with ovarian cancer and there...

2013-11-04 23:19:57

Top-Flight Gynecologic Oncology Team to Direct Mount Sinai Program New York, NY (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Peter R. Dottino, MD, has been appointed Director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine at the Mount Sinai Health System, effective October 1, 2013. He also holds an appointment as Associate Clinical Professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Dottino is an internationally-renowned expert in...

2013-09-30 23:19:35

Encouraging findings in the detection of ovarian cancer come just in time for Reproductive Cancer Awareness Month of September 2013. Scotch Plains, NJ (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 September is recognized by many organizations such as the American Cancer Society (http://www.cancer.org/myacs) as the Reproductive Cancer Awareness month in an effort to educate and inform the public. With the awareness month covering both ovarian and prostate cancers, it’s the perfect time of year for patients...

2013-06-18 23:19:49

Colleen´s Dream Foundation has made a $10,000 gift to the University of Arizona Cancer Center in an effort to support early ovarian cancer detection research, according to Colleen´s Dream Foundation President Billy Cundiff. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 In an ongoing effort to support research for early detection of ovarian cancer, Colleen´s Dream Foundation has made a $10,000 gift to The University of Arizona Cancer Center, according to Colleen´s Dream Foundation...

2013-06-12 23:02:33

A strange and unusual feeling that she should see her doctor led to a New Jersey homemaker´s life-saving early stage ovarian cancer diagnosis. Today, as a Turn The Towns Teal® volunteer, she says she hopes to expand her ovarian cancer awareness efforts to reach women who might not be as lucky as she was. Brookside, NJ (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Terry Veiga believes her parents were watching over her from above. Six years ago–out of the blue–Veiga, a lifelong New Jersey...

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