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Latest Research News from OCRFA

·        OCRFA Research Shows Novel Combination Therapy Effective in Ovarian Cancer

·        Relationship Between Cytotoxic CD8 Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes and Overall Survival in High Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer

·        Study Reveals Overall Survival Disparities Among Race and Stage

·        Phase II Trial Points to Possible Benefits of IP Chemo after Neoadjuvant Therapy and Surgery

·        OCRFA Funded Research Identifies Mechanism Underlying Ovarian Cancer Development

May 8, 2016: World Ovarian Cancer DayJoin us in this global movement to ensure all the women we love know about ovarian cancer.

Mar. 2, 2016: 'Surprising gaps' in ovarian cancer research: US report

Sept. 29, 2014: Catching Cancer Early

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) - View KCRA Edie Lambert's interview of Gina Dayton, our Executive Director and Dr. Gary S. Leiserwitz of the UC Davis Cancer Center

Apr. 11, 2014: Going Bald for a Cause 

(ELK GROVE, Calif.) - Coverage by Univision and Good Day Sacramento

Mar. 10, 2014: UC Davis researchers one step closer to ovarian cancer marker

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) - The hunt is on to find biomarkers that detect cancer, but it’s a challenging process. Early successes often are followed by heartbreaking failures. But now, researchers at UC Davis have verified that glycans (sugars attached to proteins) can be used to detect ovarian cancer. The study was published online in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.    View more

Sept. 15, 2013: Let's ROC!! 2013

(SACRAMENTO, Calif)  - Coverage by KCRA