about lung cancer

cancer, also known as lung carcinoma, is a malignant tumor characterized by uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the If left untreated.

about lung cancer

about lung cancer

American Lung Association Hosts LUNG FORCE Expos, Showcasing Latest in Lung Health Research for Patients, Healthcare Providers
LUNG FORCE Expos are one-day educational events for patients, caregivers and healthcare providers to learn more about lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma and other lung diseases. Expos feature presentations from lung health

LUNGevity Foundation Issues Request for Applications for 2017 Career Development Awards for Translational Research in Lung Cancer
WASHINGTON, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity has issued a Request for Applications (RFA) for translational research for Career Development Awards that will be granted in 2017. The RFA is available on the LUNGevity website at www

My Back Pain Turned Out To Be Chronic Lung Cancer
Samantha Mixon was 33 in March 2012 when she began having headaches. Her doctor diagnosed them as migraines and prescribed pain pills. When she temporarily lost her vision, twice—she had no depth perception and saw swirly colors—ER doctors at the

The neuropilin 2 isoform NRP2b uniquely supports TGFβ-mediated progression in lung cancer
1 Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA. 2 Azienda Unità Sanitaria Locale della Romagna, Ravenna 48100, Italy. 3 Medical Oncology Department

Retired army person beats cancer and walks again in Noida
After he came to Delhi in September for medical treatment, he discovered that the backache was due to lung cancer. He had metastasis, a medical condition where cancer in his lung was carried through blood to his lumbar spine thereby turning him practically

Cell therapy: A new hope for cancer patients
Cell therapy is currently used in treating solid organ cancers – malignant tumours in the stomach, breast, lung, liver, kidney, colon, among others. Blood cancer cannot be treated with cell therapy. In Japan, more than 80 per cent of people receiving

Lung Cancer Biomarker Discovery through Metabolic Enzyme Activity
Sun et al. (2016) present a biomarker discovery study that searches for serum proteins as indicators of altered metabolic function in patients with lung cancer. 1 Their method includes protein elution plate (PEP) technology, with mass spectrometric (MS

Lung cancer: Delayed chemotherapy after surgery may still be beneficial
A new study published in JAMA Oncology suggests that patients with a common form of lung cancer who need time to recover from surgery may still benefit from delayed chemotherapy. In the United States, the chances of developing lung cancer over a lifetime

Cuban lung cancer vaccine under evaluation in U.S. clinical trial
Forget cigars and sunny beaches — another benefit to the warming relations between Cuba and the U.S. could be access to the potent Cuban biotech industry. This untapped resource is highlighted by an FDA-approved trial of a Cuban-developed lung cancer

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