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American Society of Clinical Oncology 2012 Annual Meeting: Highlights From the Gynecologic Oncology Track
  1. Krishnansu S. Tewari, MD, FACOG, FACS*
  1. *University of California, Irvine.
  1. Address correspondence and reprint requests to Krishnansu S. Tewari, MD, FACOG, FACS, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, 101 The City Drive South, Bldg 56, Orange, CA 92868. E-mail:


Abstract The 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) was held in Chicago, June 1–5, 2011, and brought together more than 25,000 oncology professionals from a broad range of specialties to explore the theme, “Collaborating to Conquer Cancer”. The Gynecologic Oncology Track had a strong international presence, with important clinical trials being presented from Japan, Germany, Norway, the United States, and others. This meeting report will highlight several phase 3 and phase 2 clinical trials as well as notable translational research endeavors and other selected abstracts.

  • Ovarian cancer
  • Clinical trials
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology

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  • The author declares no conflicts of interest.

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