Tanja Pejovic, M.D., Ph.D.

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Dr. Pejovic's research focuses on understanding the genetic predisposition to ovarian cancer.

Summary of Current Research

Selected Publications

"Clinical implications of marker expression of Carcinoma-Associated Fibroblasts (CAFs) in patients with epithelial ovarian carcinoma after treatment with neoadjuvant chemotherapy," Cancer Microenvironment (Vol: 7, Issue: 1-2, Page 33-39) - 2014

"Expression of DNA repair proteins in endometrial cancer predicts disease outcome," Gynecologic Oncology (Vol: 132, Issue: 3, Page 593-598) - 2014

"Genome-wide association study of subtype-specific epithelial ovarian cancer risk alleles using pooled DNA," Human Genetics (Vol: 133, Issue: 5, Page 481-497) - 2014

"NPPB is a novel candidate biomarker expressed by cancer-associated fibroblasts in epithelial ovarian cancer," International Journal of Cancer - 2014

"Risk of ovarian cancer and the NF-kB pathway: Genetic association with IL1A and TNFSF10," Cancer Research (Vol: 74, Issue: 3, Page 852-861) - 2014


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Memberships & Associations

Fellow, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Society of Gynecologic Oncologists Society for Gynecologic Investigations American Society of Clinical Oncologists International Society of Gynecologic Oncologists European Society of Gynecologic Oncologists Society for Gynecologic Oncology, Serbia New Haven Obstetrics and Gynecology Society Swedish Medical Society Oregon Society of Medical Oncologists