USC researchers to study genetic risk and molecular development of ovarian cancer

By Sara Reeve

Researchers at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center have been awarded nearly $4 million for two ovarian cancer research project grants from the National Institutes of Health. Both projects utilize the multicenter Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium (OCAC) to perform a large population-based analysis of ovarian cancer patients and their tissues. Read More »

October 17th, 2013|Announcements|


(Photo/Courtesy USC Norris Kickin’ Cancer Team) (Photo/Courtesy USC Norris Kickin’ Cancer Team)

A team of USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer staff members took to the streets to support the early detection and prevention of women’s cancers. The 12th annual Kickin’ Cancer 5K run/walk and family expo, held on Sept. 29, was held by the Lynne Cohen Foundation for Ovarian Cancer Research. The USC Norris team raised a total of $5,535 for preventive care, collaboration and education for ovarian and breast cancer. Read More »

October 11th, 2013|Announcements|