The latest ovarian cancer news and blogs from Target Ovarian Cancer, including fundraising, campaigns, research and support news, and blogs from people affected by ovarian cancer. Scroll down for our events listings, including support and fundraising events.

Blog
Tuesday 26 May 2015
As a scientist I have suffered the disappointment of seeing potential drugs I have worked on failing to make it into use. However, my frustrations as a scientist are nothing compared to the disappointment felt by women with ovarian cancer when drugs such as olaparib fail to get approved. Olaparib...
News
Friday 22 May 2015
Following a review of the currently available evidence NHS England has today announced that olaparib will not be included on the national Cancer Drug Fund list, and therefore will not be available on the NHS.   Dr Simon Newman, Head of Research for Target Ovarian Cancer, said: “We are extremely...
Blog
Thursday 21 May 2015
I wanted to set up a coffee morning for Target Ovarian Cancer during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. I had hoped to hold one last year but I was having treatment until the end of February and I just didn't have the energy to think about organising an event. This year seemed the right time. I'm...
News
Wednesday 20 May 2015
This International Clinical Trials Day, Target Ovarian Cancer is again calling for greater access to clinical trials for women with ovarian cancer. Without clinical trials, medical research cannot progress. Research has also shown that participation in clinical trial can improve overall survival...

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