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.

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Tuesday 26 May 2009
Target Ovarian Cancer Pathfinder Study Advisory Panel Member Dr James Brenton is a co-author of a new study which seeks to identify a way of determining which chemotherapy drugs will be most effective for individual women with ovarian cancer. A pattern of genetic defects in tumours could indicate...
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Tuesday 21 April 2009
Target Ovarian Cancer's Director of Public Affairs, Frances Reid, has been selected to help develop guidance on the recognition and initial treatment for ovarian cancer, being produced by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). Following a selection and interview procedure...
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Tuesday 7 April 2009
The Guardian has published details of an early small scale trial for a new treatment for ovarian cancer. If larger trials are as successful it has the potential to become a new treatment for this disease. The trial of the drug codenamed CNTO328 was carried out the Centre for Experimental Medicine,...
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Thursday 2 April 2009
BBC Manchester and BBC London reported Target Ovarian Cancer's concerns that women booking cervical smear tests after Jade Goody’s recent death wrongly believe smear tests check for ovarian cancer as well. Thousands of women are rushing to book cervical smear tests in the wake of Jade Goody’s...

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