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2013-11-14 08:33:02

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EntreMed, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENMD), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of a variety of cancers, today reported financial results for the three and nine-month periods ending September 30, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20010620/ENMDLOGO ) EntreMed reported a net loss for the third quarter of 2013 of ($1.4 million), or ($0.05) per share. This compares with a net loss of ($1.2...

2013-11-12 08:37:13

Triage Sensitivity Significantly Improved without a Predicted Increase in Rate of Specialist Referral WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new clinical study published in The American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology has reported superior sensitivity of OVA1® for presurgical triage of ovarian cancer in a large intended-use population, compared with commonly used risk assessment methods. The new study compared OVA1 performance to benchmark triage methods, within a...

2013-11-12 08:36:47

Significantly Superior Early-Stage Sensitivity Shown versus CA125, Modified ACOG Guidelines or Overall Clinical Assessment in Premenopausal and Postmenopausal Women Planning Surgery WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study of OVA1® clinical performance in the presurgical detection of ovarian cancer, entitled "Clinical Performance of a Multivariate Index Assay For Detecting Early-Stage Ovarian Cancer," has been published in The American Journal of Obstetrics &...

2013-11-10 23:02:35

In November 2013, NFL kicker Nick Novak of the San Diego Chargers continues his fundraising effort to help Kicking For The Dream raise money to fight ovarian cancer, according to Kicking For The Dream founder NFL kicker Billy Cundiff. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) November 10, 2013 NFL kicker Nick Novak of the San Diego Chargers continues his fundraising effort to help Kicking For The Dream raise money to fight ovarian cancer, according to Kicking For The Dream founder NFL kicker Billy Cundiff. Go...

2013-11-06 08:30:00

SYDNEY, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Novogen Limited (Australian Securities Exchange: NRT and NASDAQ: NVGN), an Australian biotechnology company dedicated to developing drugs that provide long-term remission through the successful control of cancer stem cells, today announced a joint venture with Yale University dedicated to developing personalized approaches to chemotherapy to fight ovarian cancer. The joint venture, which will be based near Yale's campus in New Haven, CT, will be...

2013-11-05 23:29:03

Kicking Coach Chris Shaw of KICKNATION continues his fundraising effort as Kicking For The Dream has, as of November 1, 2013, reached 80 percent of its campaign goal according to Kicking For The Dream founder NFL kicker Billy Cundiff. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Kicking Coach Chris Shaw of KICKNATION continues his fundraising effort as Kicking For The Dream reaches 80 percent of its campaign goal according to Kicking For The Dream founder NFL kicker Billy Cundiff. "We are...

2013-10-31 08:32:44

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EntreMed, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENMD), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of a variety of cancers, announced today the commencement of a multi-center Phase 2 study entitled "Phase II Study of Oral ENMD-2076 Administered to Patients with Ovarian Clear Cell Carcinomas." The study is led by principal investigator Amit M. Oza, MD at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, Canada with participation of...

2013-10-30 08:30:23

MM-121 misses primary endpoint; ongoing biomarker analysis identifies a potential subpopulation of patients benefiting from MM-121 in combination with paclitaxel CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:MACK) today announced results of a global, Phase 2, open-label, randomized study of MM-121 in combination with paclitaxel versus paclitaxel alone in patients with platinum-resistant or platinum-refractory advanced ovarian cancers. This...

2013-10-27 23:04:03

Mike Keliher, one of the founders of affinity social network community "Go Blue Then and Now" joins Kicking For The Dream in its effort in to fight against ovarian cancer, according to Kicking For The Dream founder NFL kicker Billy Cundiff. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 27, 2013 Mike Keliher, one of the founders of affinity social network community "Go Blue Then and Now" has joined Kicking For The Dream effort to fight against ovarian cancer according to Kicking For The...

2013-10-24 08:36:30

Newly Insured to Receive Access to Preventive Genetics Services ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The most important way to join the fight against breast cancer is to educate women about their individual risk, and the options for those at high risk. "The majority of women do not have a BRCA gene mutation, but other factors may place some at high risk for breast cancer," said Amber Trivedi, M.S., C.G.C., who leads genetics educational initiatives at InformedDNA....


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Ovaries
2013-03-05 14:55:04

The ovaries are the two reproductive female organs where the eggs are produced. These are parallel to the testes in men. Formation and Orientation Each ovary is the size of an almond and is located on one side of the pelvis before the ureter and internal iliac artery but after the external iliac artery. They are attached to either side of the uterus. They are connected and release eggs to fallopian tubes, though not attached, monthly during the menstrual cycle. They also produce...

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