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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Blog about ovarian cancer and obesity
Wednesday 24 July 2019
Risk factors connected to cancer are sometimes exaggerated in the media and public campaigns, and recently, the link between ovarian cancer and obesity has resurfaced. But is there actually a link between obesity and ovarian cancer, and how reliable is the science? In their recent campaign, Cancer...
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Breakthrough grant to tackle postcode lottery in early diagnosis of ovarian cancer
Thursday 30 May 2019
Target Ovarian Cancer has been at the forefront of early diagnosis in ovarian cancer for over 10 years. Thanks to transformational funding from the Peter Sowerby Foundation, we’re now announcing a sector-first initiative to tackle the problem in a radically new way. We urgently need to eradicate...
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Shaping the future of ovarian cancer treatment
Friday 26 April 2019
Alicia Lirola is one of Target Ovarian Cancer’s research advocates, ‘experts by experience’ working with our Scientific Advisory Board to guide which research projects we fund. Here she talks about her motivation to become a research advocate and how it’s changed her. I was diagnosed with ovarian...
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What has our ovarian cancer research achieved?
Tuesday 9 April 2019
In the seven years since Target Ovarian Cancer's medical research programme was set up we have funded nearly £1.25 million in projects across the UK. Our programme is designed to benefit the most women in the shortest time frame, and has made several important contributions to current research,...

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