Gold University of Minnesota M. Skip to main content. University of Minnesota.
Driven to Discover.

What's Inside.

Expert Alerts



News Releases

News Wire


Related Links.


Media Contacts



University of Minnesota Moment

« National Bladder Health Week | Main | Thanksgiving Day Food Safety »

November 16, 2005

Ovarian Cancer

Thalidomide—a drug blamed in the 1950s for causing birth defects—is now showing promise as a safe and effective treatment for women with recurrent ovarian cancer. In a study involving 75 women, Dr. Levi Downs, a University of Minnesota Cancer Center researcher, said that the drug showed promising results.

Download file | Download raw audio

To save, right-click "Download."