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Role of immunotherapy in ovarian cancer: a narrative review

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Background and Objective: Ovarian cancer (OC) is a deadly gynaecological cancer with limited successful treatment options; approximately 70–80% of patients relapse, even those who initially respond well to treatment. It has been recently suggested that relapse occurs due to dormancy, an inactive cellular state which can evade traditional therapeutics targeting highly proliferating cells through different mechanisms. One is immune evasion, which conceals tumour c...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.21037/gpm-22-18

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's & Reproductive Health
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Author
Publisher:
AME Publishing Company
Journal:
Gynecology and Pelvic Medicine More from this journal
Volume:
5
Article number:
33
Publication date:
2022-12-25
Acceptance date:
2022-11-01
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ISSN:
2617-4499
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1311618
Local pid:
pubs:1311618
Deposit date:
2022-12-06

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