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We are dedicated to improving the health of women through education on the warning signs of ovarian cancer, support of those diagnosed with the disease and promotion of ovarian cancer research.

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  • The Relationship Between Cytotoxic CD8 Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes and Overall Survival in High Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer 12/11/2017
    (December 11, 2017) A study by the Ovarian Tumor Tissue Analysis Consortium, published in JAMA Oncology, looked at the association between cytotoxic CD8+ tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) and overall survival with certain types of ovarian cancer. After an immunohistochemical analysis of 5,577 patients, researchers saw a strong correlation between high levels of CD8+ TILs and longer… […]
    Emily Hickey
  • Study Reveals Overall Survival Disparities Among Race and Stage 12/08/2017
    (December 8, 2017) The results of the CONCORD-2 study, recently published in Cancer, show a large difference in ovarian cancer survival between black women and white women, and also between stages at diagnosis. The data collected from the study, the largest of its kind, looked at 172,849 cases of ovarian cancer, over the course of… […]
    Emily Hickey

South Carolina Ovarian Cancer Foundation