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Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds: Functional Characterization of BRIP1 Missense Alleles Identified in Ovarian and Early-Onset Breast Cancer

February 6, 2020

The research of Paul Goodfellow, PhD, a professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Ohio State and a member of the OSUCCC – James Molecular Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention Program, centers on understanding the role that loss of DNA-mismatch repair plays in uterine tumor initiation and progression, and on learning how key molecular events … Continued

She ROCKS raises $200,000 for ovarian cancer research at UNC Lineberger

December 12, 2019

She ROCKS leadership presented a $200,000 check to UNC Lineberger to support ovarian cancer research. She ROCKS, an organization aimed at raising awareness and attention for ovarian cancer, raised the funds during their 2019 Wilmington and Triad luncheon events. She ROCKS has raised more than $500,000 for ovarian cancer research at UNC Lineberger since it … Continued

Cancer Conversations: Understanding Ovarian Cancer

December 5, 2019

Free monthly educational cancer webinars for the public, led by UNC experts. Topics are presented in plain language that is easy to understand. The topic of this event is “Understanding Ovarian Cancer.”

Lineberger Club features ovarian cancer survivor, advocate

February 15, 2019

While Marie Wood felt like she had just been to war, still, she was happy. After a diagnosis of ovarian cancer, surgery and six months of chemotherapy, the Greensboro resident, mother of four and successful interior designer learned her cancer was in remission. Life was good. She had just wrapped up the holidays with her … Continued

Grateful patient gives back to support ovarian cancer research

December 13, 2018

There are many ways to show gratitude, but one patient took it to a new level, using her ties to the wedding industry and a tight-knit group of friends to hold an event to benefit ovarian cancer research and UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. With the help of her friends and daughter Terri Yates, Cindy … Continued