Ovarian cancer is the 6th most common cancer in women in the UK, with 7,400 people diagnosed each year. The symptoms of ovarian cancer can be very vague, particularly when the disease is in its early stages.
Researchers have found an existing ovarian cancer blood test is far more predictive than originally thought and could potentially pick up other forms of cancer.
The latest ovarian cancer data from the ICBP reveals that while more people are surviving their cancer, there’s still a long way to go.
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.
In this week’s cancer news there’s Brexit plans, viruses being used as treatments, and disagreements over screening for prostate cancer.
Our scientists are looking for ways to use blood tests in cancer prognosis and treatment planning.