Surviving ovarian cancer: An affair between defective DNA repair and RB1

Guang Peng, Gordon Mills

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Detailed clinical and molecular evaluation of large cohorts of exceptional survivors provides an unprecedented opportunity to identify mechanisms underlying long-term survival that can drive future therapeutic approaches and biomarker development. Exceptional survivors of high-grade serous ovarian cancer demonstrate concurrent disruption of homologous recombination DNA repair and retinoblastoma protein.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)508-510
Number of pages3
JournalClinical Cancer Research
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1 2018
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research

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