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IIT Roorkee researchers identify new method to detect breast and ovarian cancer

For the research, the team collected samples from healthy individuals and compared them to samples collected from stage IV breast and ovarian cancer patients, and those ovarian cancer patients who had undergone at least three cycles of neoadjuvant chemotherapy.

Be vigilant about ovarian cancer: doctors to women during seminar at PGI

The gynaecological cancer burden has risen and according to estimates, it constitute about 30 per cent of total cancers caused by women in India.

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Simple ovarian cysts don't require surgical removal: Study

Simple cysts are common in both pre- and post-menopausal women and are not linked to a higher risk of ovarian cancer, showed the findings published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine.

Hereditary breast, ovarian cancer on rise in India: Study 

According to the National Cancer Registry, breast cancer accounts for 27 per cent of all cancers in women, with one in every 28 women likely to develop it during her lifetime and one in every two women diagnosed with it succumbs.

Maharashtra FDA sends Johnson&Johnson baby powder for lab tests, serves notice

J&J, the world's biggest maker of healthcare products, was found liable for fraud, negligence and conspiracy in an American civil suit last month.

New test to help early diagnosis of ovarian cancer

Opening up the possibility for early diagnosis of ovarian cancer, scientists have identified genetic material that distinguishes its cells from normal cells.

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If detected early,cancer can be cured,says expert

Early detection is the key to cure cancer.

Gene linked to ovarian cancer identified in mice

If true for human females,it might revolutionalise treatment for ovarian cancer.

New screening strategy may spot ovarian cancer early

There currently are no established screening strategies for ovarian cancer.

Dogs can sniff out cancer: Study

Researchers are using the keen sense of smell of dogs to identify earliest odour of ovarian cancer.

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