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Ovarian Cancer

Updates in Tumour Biology and Therapeutics

Edited by Gwo-Yaw Ho

Monash University


Kate Webber

Monash University

Ovarian Cancer - Updates in Tumour Biology and Therapeutics presents a review of the significant advances in the understanding and management of ovarian cancer. It covers major areas of importance in this field, incorporating new knowledge that has arisen due to the advancements in molecular techniques, understanding of ovarian cancer tumour biology, evolving role of surgery and novel therapeutics in ovarian cancer. This book brings together a collection of discoveries and opinions from specialists around the world that are relevant to this disease.

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Ovarian CancerUpdates in Tumour Biology and TherapeuticsEdited by Gwo-Yaw Ho

Published: October 6th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91528

ISBN: 978-1-83968-744-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-743-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-745-7

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

1856 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. Ovarian Cancer: Molecular Classification and Targeted Therapy

By Febina Ravindran and Bibha Choudhary


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2. Ovarian Cancer Genetics and the Implications

By Shyamika Mirisse Acharige and Chit Cheng Yeoh


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3. Ovarian Cancer Tumour Biology: Genesis

By Ján Varga


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4. Epigenetic Events in Ovarian Cancer

By Yanisa Rattanapan and Takol Chareonsirisuthigul


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5. Genetics and Mutational Landscape of Ovarian Sex Cord-Stromal Tumors

By Trang Nguyen, Trang Minh Tran, Yee Shen Choo, Maria Alexiadis, Peter J. Fuller and Simon Chu


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6. The Role of Ultra-Radical Surgery in the Management of Advanced Ovarian Cancer: State or Art

By Felicia Elena Buruiana, Lamiese Ismail, Federico Ferrari and Hooman Soleymani Majd


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7. Cytoreductive Procedures and HIPEC in the Treatment of Advanced Ovarian Cancer

By Bogdan Moldovan, Silviu-Tiberiu Makkai-Popa, Costel Rad, Radu Pisica, Vlad Untaru and Doly Stoica


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8. HIPEC for Ovarian Cancer: A Controversial Discussion

By Michael Friedrich, Dominique Friedrich, Clayton Kraft, Walther Kuhn and Christoph Rogmans


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9. Targeting Leader Cells in Ovarian Cancer as an Effective Therapeutic Option

By Nazanin Karimnia, Gwo-Yaw Ho, Andrew N. Stephens and Maree Bilandzic


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10. The Roles of Nanoparticle in the Treatment and Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer

By Mohammed E. Mansur


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11. Nano Technology and Gas Plasma as Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Ovarian Cancer Oncotherapy

By Milad Rasouli, Nadia Fallah and Kostya (Ken) Ostrikov


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12. The Anti-Cancer Effects of Anti-Parasite Drug Ivermectin in Ovarian Cancer

By Xianquan Zhan and Na Li


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13. Novel Indications of Epigenetic Therapy in Ovarian Cancer

By Courtney Griffiths, Michelle Bilbao, Lauren Krill and Olga Ostrovsky


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