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

"Expression of DNA repair proteins in endometrial cancer predicts disease outcome," Gynecologic Oncology - 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

"ABCB1 (MDR1) polymorphisms and ovarian cancer progression and survival: A comprehensive analysis from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium and the Cancer Genome Atlas," Gynecologic Oncology (Vol: 131, Issue: 1, Page 8-14) - 2013

"Adnexal mass and ovarian cancer in menopause," Current Topics in Menopause ( Page 315-325) - 2013

"Analysis of over 10,000 cases finds no association between previously reported candidate polymorphisms and ovarian cancer outcome," Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention (Vol: 22, Issue: 5, Page 987-992) - 2013


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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