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Immunotherapy of Ovarian Cancer

  • Steve Nicholson

Abstract

There is no established role for immunotherapy in the management of epithelial ovarian cancer. The amount of research in this area is extensive, however, with some reports predating the introduction of efficacious platinum-based chemotherapy. The goals remain an improvement in response rates and (more realistically) the maintenance of responses by immunological means. An overview of both conventional ovarian cancer management and the immune environment of the peritoneum is provided before detailing clinical trial results and considering future developments.

Keywords

Ovarian Cancer Ovarian Carcinoma Epithelial Ovarian Cancer Minimal Residual Disease Ovarian Cancer Patient 
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