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.

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researcher looking at agar plates
Thursday 25 January 2018
Target Ovarian Cancer is delighted to announce a new call for research project grant applications, as part of our distinctive medical research programme. We are inviting researchers from across the UK to apply for up to £200,000 of funding for projects that aim to optimise and develop more...
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Woman sits having chemotherapy treatment into her left hand
Wednesday 24 January 2018
Our latest annual report is dedicated to our fantastic supporters who inspire us in everything we do. Its pages may be full of financial tables and figures, but the story they tell is one of commitment and dedication to every single person we support. During our last financial year, we were able to...
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Doctor at desk
Friday 19 January 2018
There has been a lot of coverage in the news today of a new test being developed in the United States that aims to detect eight different cancers (ovary, liver, stomach, pancreas, oesophagus, bowel, lung and breast) earlier.1 This test aims to combine checking for tumour DNA and certain types of...
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Two women sit reading Target Ovarian Cancer's guide to genetics and hereditary ovarian cancer
Thursday 18 January 2018
Widely reported in the news today is a study looking at whether we should test women in the general population over 30 for a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation, regardless of family history. The study concludes that this would help prevent a large number of cases of ovarian and breast cancer. About 10-15 per...