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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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Ovarian cancer is difficult to detect, especially in the early stages. Do you know the signs?

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  • Vulnerability in ARID1A-Mutant Cancer Cells Could Provide New Pathways for OCCC Treatment 04/12/2021
    OCRA grantees Dr. Rugang Zhang and Dr. Shuai Wu, both of The Wistar Institute Cancer Center, along with colleagues, have discovered a vulnerability in cancer cells that harbor certain genetic mutations. Their findings, which involve the ARID1A gene, point to potential new pathways of treatment for patients living with ovarian clear cell carcinoma (OCCC). What is an ARID1A… […]
  • Egg Freezing for Ovarian Cancer Patients 04/01/2021
    Fertility preservation is an important consideration for many young ovarian cancer patients and one common procedure is egg freezing. Here are common questions and considerations to take into account while making those decisions.  What is Egg Freezing? To start, the scientific name for a woman’s egg is called an oocyte. At birth, a woman has… […]

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