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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Breakthrough grant to tackle postcode lottery in early diagnosis of ovarian cancer
Thursday 30 May 2019
Target Ovarian Cancer has been at the forefront of early diagnosis in ovarian cancer for over 10 years. Thanks to transformational funding from the Peter Sowerby Foundation, we’re now announcing a sector-first initiative to tackle the problem in a radically new way. We urgently need to eradicate...
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Early diagnosis is still a postcode lottery
Wednesday 8 May 2019
There’s a postcode lottery in early diagnosis of ovarian cancer. You can help change it this World Ovarian Cancer Day. Target Ovarian Cancer has uncovered a significant gap between the best and worst areas in England for early diagnosis of ovarian cancer. In some areas, less than one third of women...
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Ovarian cancer audit feasability pilot announced
Friday 8 February 2019
The British Gynaecological Cancer Society, Target Ovarian Cancer and Ovarian Cancer Action, in partnership with the National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service (NCRAS) have today announced a joint project to map ovarian cancer care, surgery and survival across the NHS for the first time....
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Niraparib now available for women in Northern Ireland
Tuesday 29 January 2019
Gamechanging new ovarian cancer drug niraparib (Zejula®) is now available for use in Northern Ireland. This is the first time that women with ovarian cancer in Northern Ireland will have access to the innovative new treatment that is already funded in England, Scotland and Wales. Target Ovarian...

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