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 2 February 2009
Target Ovarian Cancer today announced the members of the independent advisory panel who are overseeing the groundbreaking Target Ovarian Cancer Pathfinder Study. They include patient and relative representation in addition to a wide range of senior healthcare professionals and researchers involved...
Tuesday 20 January 2009
Target Ovarian Cancer today announced the appointment of two new Trustees to its Board. They will bring complementary skills and expertise to those of the three founding trustees. The charity was established last year in order to drive improvements in survival and quality of life for women...
Sunday 11 January 2009
A new study suggests that obesity raises the risk of developing ovarian cancer by up to 80 per cent. There has been much coverage in the media over this story, which highlights the rising rates of obesity in the UK, and the potential impact on future health. Target Ovarian Cancer Chief Executive...
Friday 9 January 2009
A new technique called Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis has recently ensured that a baby girl has been born free of the faulty genes which affects a very large number of her female relatives causing them to develop breast cancer. A faulty BRCA1 gene can also cause cases of familial ovarian cancer...