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.

Information is correct at the time of publication, please note information in historical news stories around drug availability or statistics may not still be relevant.

Monday 11 July 2016
The Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) was created in 2010 to help ensure cancer patients in England could access the latest treatments. In 2015 the Westminster government announced its intention to reform the CDF and bring it more in line with the existing drug approval process offered by the National...
Thursday 7 July 2016
Last week I visited a research project funded by Target Ovarian Cancer in Oxford. There, in a laboratory at the Institute of Molecular Medicine, a group of hardworking scientists are working on ways to improve the effectiveness of the platinum-based chemotherapy used in ovarian cancer treatment....
Wednesday 6 July 2016
Hilary is a Gynae-Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist who runs Go Girls, a support group based in Dorset for women with gynaecological cancers. She talks of the growing success of Go Girls and tells us what it’s like to run a support group: For me, a support group is a safe environment where members...
Tuesday 28 June 2016
You may have seen the news today about risk-reducing surgery for people at risk of ovarian cancer. This is called a salpingo-oopherectomy, it removes the ovaries and fallopian tubes and can be done in a simple operation with keyhole surgery, needing just one night in hospital. Researchers at Queen...