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Identification and characterization of a spontaneous ovarian carcinoma in Lewis rats.
|Title||Identification and characterization of a spontaneous ovarian carcinoma in Lewis rats.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||Sharrow AC, Ronnett BM, Thoburn CJ, Barber JP, Giuntoli RL, Armstrong DK, Jones RJ, Hess AD|
|Journal||Journal of ovarian research|
Ovarian carcinoma is the fourth most common cause of death from cancer in women. Limited progress has been made toward improving the survival rate of patients with this disease in part because of the lack of a good animal model. We present here a model of spontaneous ovarian carcinoma arising in a normal Lewis rat.
|Alternate Journal||J Ovarian Res|