Lung Cancer News and Research

Latest Lung Cancer News and Research

British scientist who discovered link with smoking and cancer, dies at 92

British scientist who discovered link with smoking and cancer, dies at 92

Male lung cancer deaths are now falling in most EU countries

Male lung cancer deaths are now falling in most EU countries

Quit smoking to heal that gum disease and live longer!

Quit smoking to heal that gum disease and live longer!

PGE2 may be a target for Celebrex therapy

PGE2 may be a target for Celebrex therapy

Novel treatment for ovarian cancer

Novel treatment for ovarian cancer

Asbestos in rocks cause lung cancer

Asbestos in rocks cause lung cancer

Erlotinib increases survival in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Erlotinib increases survival in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer

Mesothelioma may be caused by exposure to ultramafic rock

Mesothelioma may be caused by exposure to ultramafic rock

Female lung cancer in Europe rising

Female lung cancer in Europe rising

Many local health directors unsure of authority to curtail smoking

Many local health directors unsure of authority to curtail smoking

Researchers discover sections of the chromosomes of lung cancer cells where cancer-related genes may lurk

Researchers discover sections of the chromosomes of lung cancer cells where cancer-related genes may lurk

Aspirin can help prevent heart disease, but vitamin E no protection against cancer

Aspirin can help prevent heart disease, but vitamin E no protection against cancer

DNA imaging suggests where lung cancer genes may reside

DNA imaging suggests where lung cancer genes may reside

Risk of lung cancer increased by poor lung function

Risk of lung cancer increased by poor lung function

New clues about the location of genes potentially involved in the most common type of lung cancer

New clues about the location of genes potentially involved in the most common type of lung cancer

Brief course of chemotherapy after surgery should be the new standard of care around the world

Brief course of chemotherapy after surgery should be the new standard of care around the world

Double whammy of chemo plus surgery extends life for lung cancer patients

Double whammy of chemo plus surgery extends life for lung cancer patients

Genetic predisposition to lung cancer exists

Genetic predisposition to lung cancer exists

FDA severely limits access to cancer drug Iressa

FDA severely limits access to cancer drug Iressa

AstraZeneca announces U.S. labeling change to Iressa (gefitinib tablets)

AstraZeneca announces U.S. labeling change to Iressa (gefitinib tablets)