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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Niraparib approved for women in Scotland
Monday 13 August 2018
After becoming available in England and Wales in June, gamechanging new ovarian cancer drug niraparib (Zejula®) was today approved by the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC). Niraparib works by stopping cancer cells from repairing themselves, effectively crippling them. New targeted treatments,...
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Doctor writing a prescription
Friday 1 June 2018
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has approved a revolutionary new ovarian cancer drug for use in England on the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF). We, together with our supporters, have worked hard to campaign for this announcement. I know what this means for women who can now...
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Major breakthrough in ovarian cancer treatment to benefit thousands
Friday 1 June 2018
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) today approved a revolutionary new ovarian cancer drug for use in England on the Cancer Drugs Fund. Niraparib (Zejula®) works by stopping cancer cells from repairing themselves, effectively crippling them. New targeted treatments, so-...
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Westminster palace
Tuesday 8 May 2018
An influential group of MPs has released results of its first ever inquiry into improving ovarian cancer diagnosis, making recommendations that could save hundreds of lives each year. The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Ovarian Cancer is a committed group of MPs who campaign for...

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