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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Vote Rosalind Franklin
Thursday 22 November 2018
The Bank of England has asked the public to nominate a scientist to be the face of Britain's new £50 note. We've teamed up with Ovacome, The Eve Appeal and Ovarian Cancer Action to rally votes for the scientist Roslind Franklin. Rosalind Franklin was a talented scientist and expert crystallographer...
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Two women reading a guide
Friday 9 November 2018
Today, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published some draft guidance about ovarian cancer drug olaparib (Lynparza®). Their current recommendation is that olaparib should not be funded by the NHS, and this is now up for consultation. The National Institute for Health...
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Dr Liz Moore is a Target Ovarian Cancer funded researcher
Thursday 8 November 2018
Target Ovarian Cancer-funded researcher Dr Liz Moore has had the results from her recent research published in the journal Science Translational Medicine. The research found a better way to detect fragments of tumour DNA in blood samples, paving the way for the development of a new and more...
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Target Ovarian Cancer supporters with Chief Executive Annwen Jones, and Members of Parliament Lee Rowley, Steve Brine, Peter Bone and Sharon Hodgson
Wednesday 31 October 2018
We asked you to help TAKE OVAR parliament... we did it! This Tuesday, MPs from across the country debated ovarian cancer in Westminster. The debate was secured by Lee Rowley MP, who spoke passionately about the need to improve early diagnosis, drawing on his own personal experience through his mum'...

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