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Lung cancer is the world's most common cancer and kills more people than any other cancer. In 2008, approximately 1.52 million new cases of lung cancer were diagnosed worldwide, with 1.31 million people dying from the disease.(14) In the United States, an estimated 161,840 deaths, accounting for 29 percent of all cancer deaths, occurred in 2008, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS).
New approach to understanding cancers will accelerate development of better treatments

New approach to understanding cancers will accelerate development of better treatments

Report predicts life expectancy in 2040, Spain comes out on top

Report predicts life expectancy in 2040, Spain comes out on top

Novel method uses just a drop of blood to monitor effect of lung cancer therapy

Novel method uses just a drop of blood to monitor effect of lung cancer therapy

Study of Nigerian breast cancer patients reveals prevalence of aggressive molecular features

Study of Nigerian breast cancer patients reveals prevalence of aggressive molecular features

Health effects of smoke-filled atmosphere

Health effects of smoke-filled atmosphere

Modeling Non-Numerical Data in Systems Biology

Modeling Non-Numerical Data in Systems Biology

AMSBIO offers new activator cell line for immune checkpoint therapy research

AMSBIO offers new activator cell line for immune checkpoint therapy research

Lung cancer mortality rates are 28% lower in California

Lung cancer mortality rates are 28% lower in California

Tobacco control must be highest priority in national cancer control plan, says report

Tobacco control must be highest priority in national cancer control plan, says report

Phase 2 results on tazemetostat EZH2 inhibitor to be presented at ESMO 2018

Phase 2 results on tazemetostat EZH2 inhibitor to be presented at ESMO 2018

Children with asthma have higher risk of obesity

Children with asthma have higher risk of obesity

Veracyte to present data demonstrating potential of Envisia Genomic Classifier to improve ILD diagnosis

Veracyte to present data demonstrating potential of Envisia Genomic Classifier to improve ILD diagnosis

New blood test may detect early-stage lung cancer when surgical intervention is not possible

New blood test may detect early-stage lung cancer when surgical intervention is not possible

Nanopore technology combined with DNA computing to catch early biomarkers for small cell lung cancer

Nanopore technology combined with DNA computing to catch early biomarkers for small cell lung cancer

Frequent surveillance imaging not associated with improved overall postoperative survival

Frequent surveillance imaging not associated with improved overall postoperative survival

Study shows adherence to annual lung cancer screening is not optimal

Study shows adherence to annual lung cancer screening is not optimal

New report provides overview of cancer risk among U.S. Hispanics/Latinos

New report provides overview of cancer risk among U.S. Hispanics/Latinos

HalioDx announces availability of Brightplex, a high capacity IHC multiplex technology

HalioDx announces availability of Brightplex, a high capacity IHC multiplex technology

Natural compound found in grapes may protect against cancer

Natural compound found in grapes may protect against cancer

Aggressive breast cancer hijacks normal protective physiological process to survive

Aggressive breast cancer hijacks normal protective physiological process to survive