ovarian cancer

Shared genetic marker offers new promise in targeting specific ovarian and lung cancers

Published: 4Feb2019

Two new papers, published simultaneously in Nature Communications and led by researchers at McGill University, offer promise that a drug currently used to treat estrogen positive breast cancer may...

Pushing screening of ovarian and endometrial cancers one step further

Published: 21Mar2018

A team from the Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) in Montreal has joined forces with researchers at Johns Hopkins to bring screening and early detection of ovarian and...

Treating ovarian cancer: new pathways through genetics

Published: 26Sep2012

A new discovery that sheds light on the genetic make up of ovarian cancer cells could explain why some women survive longer than others with this deadly disease. A multi-disciplinary team led by...

McGill launches major study on prevention of HPV

Published: 8Jan2013

A new study by McGill University’s Division of Cancer Epidemiology will test a revolutionary way of preventing the transmission of the human papillomavirus (HPV) through the use of a topical gel...

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