Rethinking ovarian cancer: recommendations for improving outcomes.


There have been major advances in our understanding of the cellular and molecular biology of the human malignancies that are collectively referred to as ovarian cancer. At a recent Helene Harris Memorial Trust meeting, an international group of researchers considered actions that should be taken to improve the outcome for women with ovarian cancer. Nine major recommendations are outlined in this Opinion article.

  • Balkwill FR
  • Bast RC
  • Berchuck A
  • Berek JS
  • Bowtell DD
  • Brenton JD
  • Coukos G
  • Coward JI
  • Crum CC
  • Drapkin R
  • Etemadmoghadam D
  • Friedlander M
  • Gabra H
  • Kaye SB
  • Lengyel E
  • Levine DA
  • Lord CJ
  • McNeish IA
  • Menon U
  • Mills GB
  • Nephew KP
  • Oza AM
  • Sood AK
  • Stronach EA
  • Vaughan S
  • Walczak H
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Nat Rev Cancer, 2011, 11 (10)