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OCRA is funding cutting-edge science that is enabling discoveries, creating new treatments, and hastening desperately-needed breakthroughs.
Turn Up The Heat: Celebrating DC’s Female Culinary Superstars
Foodies unite! Indulge in gastronomic delights from DC’s top female culinary talent. Join us on March 5 at The Anthem.
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We’re speaking up to educate policymakers, protect research funding, and expand access to quality treatment and care.
News & Updates
OCRA Earns 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating for Ninth Consecutive Year
(February 5, 2019) OCRA is pleased to announce we have earned our NINTH consecutive 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator…
New Therapeutic Approaches for Mucinous Ovarian Cancer
(February 13, 2019) Data from a study conducted by researchers at MD Anderson and Johns Hopkins suggest that an adjuvant gastrointestinal (GI)-based chemotherapy regimen is more beneficial than one…
OCRA Awards $5.25 Million in Scientific Research Grants for 2019
(January 10, 2019) We’re pleased to announce OCRA’s newest research grants of $5.25 million to 23 top scientists at 14 top medical centers…
OCRA Funded Research Delves Deeper into How PARPi Work
(December 21, 2018) This month, researchers in Boston published their findings on how PARP inhibitors (PARPi) cause a chain reaction of responses from the tumor and its environment…
FDA Approves Olaparib for Frontline Maintenance Treatment in Ovarian Cancer
(December 20, 2018) Earlier this year a phase III clinical trial, known as SOLO-1, showed that frontline olaparib (Lynparza) can reduce the risk of disease progression or death by up to 70% in women…
Turn Up the Heat: Celebrating DC’s Female Culinary Superstars
Foodies Unite! OCRA invites you to indulge in the culinary talents of DC’s top female chefs, restaurateurs and mixologists on March 5th as we Turn Up the Heat to end ovarian cancer! For one…
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