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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).
Scientists develop novel computational framework to support personalized cancer treatment

Scientists develop novel computational framework to support personalized cancer treatment

Scientists discover genetic causes underlying group of related infant cancers

Scientists discover genetic causes underlying group of related infant cancers

OGT increases NGS cancer panel content to provide more flexibility for customization

OGT increases NGS cancer panel content to provide more flexibility for customization

Researchers discover new method to predict chance of cancer treatment success

Researchers discover new method to predict chance of cancer treatment success

He started vaping as a teen and now says habit is ‘impossible to let go’

He started vaping as a teen and now says habit is ‘impossible to let go’

Scientists uncover new way to make cancers sensitive to treatment

Scientists uncover new way to make cancers sensitive to treatment

Price check on drug ads: Would revealing costs help patients control spending?

Price check on drug ads: Would revealing costs help patients control spending?

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Medical Imaging

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Medical Imaging

Research project could lead to development of new immune therapies for lung cancer

Research project could lead to development of new immune therapies for lung cancer

Study finds increase in lifestyle-related cancers over the past decade

Study finds increase in lifestyle-related cancers over the past decade

Free-floating DNA analysis test may help detect early-stage lung cancer

Free-floating DNA analysis test may help detect early-stage lung cancer

Opdivo plus low-dose Yervoy shows promising results in treating renal cell carcinoma patients

Opdivo plus low-dose Yervoy shows promising results in treating renal cell carcinoma patients

MD Anderson and Amgen collaborate to accelerate early-stage oncology therapies

MD Anderson and Amgen collaborate to accelerate early-stage oncology therapies

Study: Lung cancer risk drops significantly within five years of smoking cessation

Study: Lung cancer risk drops significantly within five years of smoking cessation

New study shows how to personalize lung cancer screening decision for every patient

New study shows how to personalize lung cancer screening decision for every patient

Cancer cells co-opt pain-sensing 'neural channel' to increase tolerance against oxidative stress

Cancer cells co-opt pain-sensing 'neural channel' to increase tolerance against oxidative stress

Immune cells promote lung cancer metastases by forming clots in tumors, study finds

Immune cells promote lung cancer metastases by forming clots in tumors, study finds

Origami inspires researchers to develop new solution for tissue regeneration

Origami inspires researchers to develop new solution for tissue regeneration

Study shows AVATS procedure as safe, effective alternative for patients deemed 'inoperable'

Study shows AVATS procedure as safe, effective alternative for patients deemed 'inoperable'

Study examines link between nicotine dependence and likelihood to quit smoking after lung cancer screening

Study examines link between nicotine dependence and likelihood to quit smoking after lung cancer screening