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Ursula Matulonis, MD

Drug shows benefit in common form of recurrent ovarian cancer

October 8, 2016

In women with relapsed ovarian cancer that is sensitive and responsive to platinum, a drug that hampers cancer cells from repairing damaged DNA can significantly extend the period in which the disease is held in remission, researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and collaborators around the world report in a new study.



Sandy Cassanelli

Exercise and Metastatic Breast Cancer: Tips from a Survivor

October 11, 2016

When Sandy Cassanelli found out in 2015 her breast cancer was metastastic, exercise helped her face her distressing situation and feel better during tough treatments.



Precision Cancer Medicine - Nikhil Wagle, MD

New Online Resource for Precision Cancer Medicine

Clinicians at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center are now armed with specialized tests to create a precise "tumor profile" for each patient's cancer. Learn about the latest thinking in precision cancer medicine from our researchers and clinicians, and explore a searchable database of clinical trials that focus on targeted therapies by disease, gene, and mutation ...