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Thursday 15 January 2015
We're thrilled to announce the launch of our new Clinical Advisory Panel, set up to help us provide better support to you, and anyone concerned about ovarian cancer, through the 'Ask the experts' section of our website. We have assembled a panel of the UK’s leading ovarian cancer experts, including...
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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...
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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...
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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...

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