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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Friday 5 February 2016
A Government Committee has today issued a report showing that the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) has not been managed effectively by NHS England. The Public Accounts Committee has said that the benefit to patients of the CDF, which was set up to improve access to drugs not normally available on the NHS,...
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Tuesday 2 February 2016
Welsh patients will join together in Cardiff today to speak to politicians about the future of cancer care in Wales. The groundbreaking Cancer Patient VOICES event has been organised by our patient advocate Annie Mulholland, and is the first of its kind to be organised in Wales. Over forty patients...
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Thursday 10 December 2015
The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have today announced they have approved olaparib (Lynparza) as a maintenance treatment of relapsed platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer, for women with a BRCA1 or 2 mutation, who have received three or more rounds of platinum based (...
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Wednesday 18 November 2015
Today, NHS England has announced the launch of a consultation on the future of the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) which is due to end next March. Draft proposals published today include plans to create a successor to the CDF, but for this to be aligned more closely with the National Institute for Health...

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