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.

Friday 1 May 2015
From the mid-1990s when mutations in the BRCA genes were first identified, to the mid-2000s, I made many requests to GPs and consultants for a referral to a genetics clinic. I was worried that I may well have inherited a cancer susceptibility gene mutation as my mother, her three sisters and three...
Thursday 30 April 2015
Target Ovarian Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Action, Ovacome and The Eve Appeal have united to call for people across the UK to pledge their support for World Ovarian Cancer Day, on Friday 8 May 2015. “Target Ovarian Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Action, Ovacome and The Eve Appeal are proud to support World...
Wednesday 29 April 2015
Congratulations to our 11 Team Target runners in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2015 who have raised over £41,000 for Target Ovarian Cancer so far. Our team of dedicated women and men joined 38,000 runners taking part in the 35th London Marathon. Among the star athletes was Paula Radcliffe...
Monday 27 April 2015
On Saturday the Daily Mail reported that researchers were working on a new, simple blood test that, in the future, may detect ovarian cancer. Here's what Dr Simon Newman, our Head of Research, had to say: "It has been known for many years that tumours shed cancer cells into the blood stream, and...