Surviving Ovarian Cancer

The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, Inc.
Last Modified: November 1, 2001

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BRCA2 Mutations Indicate Better Ovarian Cancer Survival

Oct 13, 2011 - For women with high-grade serous ovarian cancer, BRCA2 mutation, but not BRCA1 deficiency, is associated with significantly better overall survival, progression-free survival, and chemotherapy response than BRCA wild-type, according to a study published in the Oct. 12 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

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