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BY Shannon LaDuke

Researchers have made progress in treating ovarian cancer through surgery and chemotherapy. Yet the disease remains tough to treat because it has often spread by the time it is diagnosed.

Chemotherapy works well in treating newly diagnosed patients with ovarian cancer. But if the cancer returns, it can become resistant to chemotherapy. MD Anderson researchers Yunfei Wen, Ph.D., and Vahid Afshar-Kharghan, M.D., are focused on finding...

Yunfei Wen, Ph.D., and Vahid Afshar-Kharghan, M.D., together in the lab

BY Shannon LaDuke

Mary Taylor thought she was experiencing pelvic pain due to endometriosis in early 2015. She never suspected it was a symptom of vaginal cancer...

BY Shannon LaDuke

Ever since Kathy Brown was diagnosed with primary peritoneal cancer in 2018, her husband Andy has been at her side. He drives her to appointments...