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Ovarian cancer

Cancer that forms in tissues of the ovary (one of a pair of female reproductive glands in which the ova, or eggs, are formed). 

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Podcast Review: The dangers of DIY genetic testing – Science Weekly, The Guardian 28 October 2019 Review
Health reports from direct-to-consumer genetic tests 'woefully incomplete' 21 October 2019 News
Blood test detects ovarian cancer two years earlier 27 August 2019 News
Widen breast cancer gene screening, says US taskforce 27 August 2019 News
NHS approves earlier use of 'game-changing' ovarian cancer drug 29 July 2019 News
Lack of vaginal bacteria linked to ovarian cancer 15 July 2019 News
Irish hospital reviews its cancer test reports after error in case 26 November 2018 News
Ovarian cancer drug olaparib slows recurrence and cuts deaths 29 October 2018 News
Fathers may pass ovarian cancer risk to daughters 19 February 2018 News
Huntington's protein is 'super assassin' for cancer cells 19 February 2018 News
PET patron wins prestigious award 12 February 2018 News
Blood test for eight common cancers offers promise 22 January 2018 News
Screening all women over 30 for BRCA could prevent 64,000 cancers 22 January 2018 News
BRCA gene does not affect survival in those treated for breast cancer 15 January 2018 News
BRCA screening could prevent 1000 cases of breast cancer a year 13 November 2017 News
AI test could be first screening tool for ovarian cancer 6 November 2017 News
Researchers crack how BRCA1 gene raises cancer risk 9 October 2017 News
Liquid DNA biopsies could be used for cancer screening 21 August 2017 News
Vitamin C slows leukaemia in mice by tweaking key gene 21 August 2017 News
Lifetime cancer risk predicted for BRCA mutation carriers 26 June 2017 News
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