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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Colin and his family infront of the bus
Wednesday 11 April 2018
Today sees the launch of the UK’s first ever ovarian cancer symptoms bus, thanks to a partnership between Target Ovarian Cancer and Lothian buses. Following years of devoted campaigning from one of Lothian’s employees, Colin Barclay, the signs and symptoms have now been applied on the rear and...
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We've updated our symptoms leaflet
Monday 28 August 2017
Knowing the symptoms of ovarian cancer, for both women and health professionals, is key to an early diagnosis. And improving early diagnosis saves lives. Improving early diagnosis is one of the core areas of our work and our symptoms information is an essential part of this. Last year we...
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Pathfinder Wales statistics
Wednesday 28 June 2017
Target Ovarian Cancer today launches Pathfinder Wales, our second nation-specific Pathfinder report. Since healthcare is devolved in the UK, it is crucial that we provide a clear picture of the lives of people living and working with ovarian cancer for each of the devolved governments in Scotland,...
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Monday 13 July 2015
Today, the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has announced that it has rejected olaparib (Lynparza).   This decision comes after both the Cancer Drugs Fund and NICE rejected the drug on cost grounds in England and Wales. Olaparib was being assessed as a maintenance treatment of relapsed platinum-...

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