News
Tuesday 13 January 2015
The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has announced the results of its recent review of cancer drugs and was unable to accept bevacizumab (Avastin) for first line treatment of advanced stage ovarian cancer (stage IIIc/IV). Despite patient groups and clinicians highlighting the potential benefits...
News
Monday 12 January 2015
In today’s news the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) has announced the results of its recent review of over 50 cancer drugs, including four ovarian cancer drugs. The review included a re-evaluation of drugs that are currently funded by the CDF, as well as an evaluation of new applications for funding. The...
News
Monday 12 January 2015
NHS England has announced the launch of a new independent cancer task force and the launch of a major early diagnosis programme for cancer, in a bid to diagnose an extra ten per cent of people early. The plans are part of a drive to improve cancer survival rates in England, which are currently...
Blog
Friday 2 January 2015
Andy was inspired by his mum to take on a difficult running challenge for Target Ovarian Cancer. He tells us about his mum and why he wants to fundraise and raise awareness.  In August 2014 the lady who I had known all of my life - had been a best friend, a go-to in good times and bad - died of...

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