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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Monday 13 July 2015
Today, the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has announced that it has rejected olaparib (Lynparza).   This decision comes after both the Cancer Drugs Fund and NICE rejected the drug on cost grounds in England and Wales. Olaparib was being assessed as a maintenance treatment of relapsed platinum-...
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Friday 10 July 2015
Today, we have launched a free Symptoms Diary app to help women who are concerned about ovarian cancer record their symptoms and talk to their GP. The Symptoms Diary app is free to download, and will help women accurately record their symptoms and communicate more effectively with their GP. The app...
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Friday 10 July 2015
The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Ovarian Cancer held their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 10 June. Set up in 2011, the APPG has over 60 members and meets several times during the year. Target Ovarian Cancer provides secretariat duties for the group. The purpose of the APPG is to provide...
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Tuesday 23 June 2015
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has today released updated guidance to help GPs and other primary care professionals recognise the signs and symptoms of cancer, and refer people for the right tests faster, with the goal of seeing more people diagnosed earlier,...

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