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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Mother and daughter go through genetic testing
Monday 22 October 2018
In the news today: the makers of ovarian cancer drug olaparib (Lynparza®) have announced results of a clinical trial showing that the drug is effective in a new group of people - women with ovarian cancer who have a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation, who have just completed first-line chemotherapy. Olaparib...
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The Every Woman study is the largest ever global review
Thursday 18 October 2018
Today sees the release of a global study from the World Ovarian Cancer Coalition. Among other things, it shows us that women in the UK are being failed when it comes to early diagnosis of ovarian cancer in comparison with other countries. The World Ovarian Cancer Coalition’s Every Woman Study is...
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Target Ovarian Cancer staff and supporters at the BMA Patient Information Awards 2018
Tuesday 25 September 2018
Target Ovarian Cancer’s My care, my future guide and our symptoms awareness campaign have both been awarded British Medical Association (BMA) Patient Information Awards. Target Ovarian Cancer is proud to TAKE OVAR and make sure we can be there for more women so they get the information they need,...
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Supporters at Pathfinder Northern Ireland
Friday 14 September 2018
Today the Department of Health in Northern Ireland announced a major shake-up that will see much better access to ovarian cancer drugs across the country, designed to make sure people in Northern Ireland have the same access to cancer drugs as the rest of the UK. Among other measures, the...

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