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Targeting Folate Receptor-α in Ovarian Cancer
Release Date: March 24, 2021
Expiration Date: March 24, 2022
This continuing medical education (CME) activity is designed to inform health care providers involved in the clinical care of patients with ovarian cancer of emerging data surrounding the folate receptor-α (FRα) therapies for the treatment advanced ovarian cancer. This in-depth program will cover a brief review and recent updates regarding the development of FRα-targeted therapy, including key data and potential clinical implications for the treatment landscape for ovarian cancer.
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This activity is funded by PER®.
Instructions for This Activity and Receiving Credit
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Upon successful completion of this activity, you should be better prepared to:
- Describe the physiologic function of folate receptor-α (FRα) in ovarian cancer
- Explain the rationale for targeting FRα as a mechanism for treating ovarian cancer
- Assess key data from ongoing clinical trials evaluating emerging FRα-targeting agents for the treatment of ovarian cancer
Faculty, Staff, and Planners’ Disclosures
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Virginia Kerley Cade Chair in Developmental Therapeutics
Associate Director Clinical Research and Director
Early Phase Drug Development
Stephenson Oklahoma Cancer Center
Oklahoma City, OK
Disclosures: Grant/Research Support: PTC Therapeutics, Merck, Lilly. Consultant: Advisory boards for Aravive, Astra Zeneca, AbbVie, Eisai, GSK/Tesaro, Genentech/Roche, Immunogen, Elevar, Myriad, Mersana, Merck, VBL Therapeutics, Corcept.
The staff of Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
This activity was written by PER® editorial staff under faculty guidance and review. The Q&A portion of the activity was transcribed from a recorded interview with the faculty and edited by faculty and PER® editorial staff for clarity.
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