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.

News
Panel answering questions
Monday 30 July 2018
We are delighted to announce our stellar line up of speakers presenting at Target Ovarian Cancer's upcoming Ask the Experts Conference, taking place on 13 September 2018 at the University of Reading.  This free conference is open to women with ovarian cancer, their friends and families from all...
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Dr Liz Moore at the conference
Monday 23 July 2018
Earlier this month, our nurse advisers Joan and Val attended the annual meeting of the British Gynaecological Cancer Society (BGCS), the UK’s largest conference dedicated to gynaecological cancer. The conference was attended by over 450 scientists, doctors, nurses and patients. Joan and Val spent...
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Researchers conversation
Tuesday 10 July 2018
Target Ovarian Cancer has committed over £1 million to ovarian cancer research projects across the UK. Our gold-standard research programme funds only the best research, with projects we know are the most important for women with a diagnosis of ovarian cancer. Meet some of the researchers who are...
Blog
A woman and her daughter
Wednesday 30 May 2018
About 15 to 20 per cent of cases of ovarian cancer are caused by a genetic mutation and the most common gene mutations are those in either the BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes. Women in the general population have a two per cent risk of developing ovarian cancer; for women with a BRCA1 mutation this rises to...

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