Category Archives: chemo-resistance

Researchers identify protein ‘protector’ of chemo-resistant ovarian cancer cells.


Ovarian cancer is the most deadly gynecological cancer, claiming the lives of more than 50% of women who are diagnosed with the disease. A study involving the University of Ottawa and National Cheng Kung University researchers provides new insight into why ovarian cancer is often resistant to chemotherapy, as well as a potential way to improve its diagnosis and treatment. 

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