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A targeted drug with potential to slow the progress of ovarian cancer has been rejected for use on the NHS in England.
A targeted drug for advanced ovarian cancer will be more widely available for certain patients on the NHS in England.
Scientists have discovered that immune cells play a role in helping ovarian cancer cells to spread in mice.
A technique to get more information from the blood of cancer patients than previously possible has been developed.
A drug could help slow the progression of some advanced ovarian cancers and extend the time that patients show no signs of disease, according to new research.
An intelligent knife can tell ovarian cancer and healthy tissue apart. Could it make surgery smarter?
New research has shown that an intelligent knife can distinguish between ovarian cancer and normal tissue. Could it help make ovarian cancer surgery smarter?
This week saw new research on brain tumour and ovarian cancers, while MPs launched an inquiry into e-cigarettes.
The most aggressive type of ovarian cancer develops from cells that come from the fallopian tubes rather than the ovaries, according to a small study.