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Small cell lung cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the lung. Small cell lung cancer is an aggressive (fast-growing) cancer that can spread to other parts of the body. The cancer cells look small and oval-shaped when looked at under a microscope.
United States sees unprecedented fall in deaths from cancer

United States sees unprecedented fall in deaths from cancer

Step counters could play role in predicting lung cancer treatment outcomes

Step counters could play role in predicting lung cancer treatment outcomes

High BMI may improve the chance of survival in certain cancers

High BMI may improve the chance of survival in certain cancers

Common immune cell linked to failure of checkpoint inhibitors in lung cancer patients

Common immune cell linked to failure of checkpoint inhibitors in lung cancer patients

Study: Chemoradiation regimen for Stage III NSCLC is better than two tested alternatives

Study: Chemoradiation regimen for Stage III NSCLC is better than two tested alternatives

Novel drug shows efficacy against advanced ROS1 and NTRK fusion-positive NSCLC

Novel drug shows efficacy against advanced ROS1 and NTRK fusion-positive NSCLC

Researchers report substantial county-level variations in surgery rates for early-stage lung cancer

Researchers report substantial county-level variations in surgery rates for early-stage lung cancer

Cleveland Clinic to study ecological, evolutionary mechanisms that contribute to lung cancer

Cleveland Clinic to study ecological, evolutionary mechanisms that contribute to lung cancer

One-third of lung cancer patients have depression symptoms, study finds

One-third of lung cancer patients have depression symptoms, study finds

Researchers awarded $250,000 grant to study tumor microenvironment in lung cancer

Researchers awarded $250,000 grant to study tumor microenvironment in lung cancer

Secretome of pleural effusions linked to NSCLC and malignant mesothelioma

Secretome of pleural effusions linked to NSCLC and malignant mesothelioma

Newly developed ChiTaRS database can collect cases of druggable fusion targets

Newly developed ChiTaRS database can collect cases of druggable fusion targets

Woman’s velvety tripe palms turn out to be a sign of lung cancer

Woman’s velvety tripe palms turn out to be a sign of lung cancer

Improving the efficiency of antiangiogenic and antifibrotic drug for treatment of lung cancer

Improving the efficiency of antiangiogenic and antifibrotic drug for treatment of lung cancer

Patients treated at NCI-designated centers more likely to receive high-cost lung cancer drugs

Patients treated at NCI-designated centers more likely to receive high-cost lung cancer drugs

Rutgers Cancer Institute researchers awarded $2.3 million in American Cancer Society grants

Rutgers Cancer Institute researchers awarded $2.3 million in American Cancer Society grants

Surgery can improve survival rate for oldest patients with early stage lung cancer

Surgery can improve survival rate for oldest patients with early stage lung cancer

Cancer patients with RA treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors likely to experience a flare

Cancer patients with RA treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors likely to experience a flare

Study: Pleural effusions are linked with NSCLC and malignant mesothelioma

Study: Pleural effusions are linked with NSCLC and malignant mesothelioma

HIMC at Mount Sinai to evaluate therapeutic effects of novel cancer immunotherapy

HIMC at Mount Sinai to evaluate therapeutic effects of novel cancer immunotherapy