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.

Blog
Friday 15 July 2016
Professor Mick Peake is Chair of the Target Ovarian Cancer Pathfinder Advisory Panel, Clinical Lead for the National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service in Public Health England and Honorary Consultant and Professor of Respiratory Medicine for the University Hospitals of Leicester. In my view...
News
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...
Blog
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....
Blog
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...

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