Cell proliferation and apoptosis in BRCA-associated hereditary ovarian cancer Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Nomograms
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • These data indicate that ovarian carcinomas associated with germline BRCA mutations have a significantly higher growth fraction than sporadic cancers. This property may contribute to an improved response to cytotoxic chemotherapy, partially accounting for the longer recurrence-free interval and overall survival observed in the hereditary group.

publication date

  • June 27, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1006/gyno.2002.6646

PubMed ID

  • 12051869

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 431

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 85

number

  • 3