Lung Cancer News and Research

Latest Lung Cancer News and Research

Vitamin E is one of the first lines of defense in human lung tissue against the ravages of cigarette smoke

Vitamin E is one of the first lines of defense in human lung tissue against the ravages of cigarette smoke

Tumor size serves as a prognostic indicator for curability

Tumor size serves as a prognostic indicator for curability

Second-hand smoke levels still worryingly high throughout all areas of pubs

Second-hand smoke levels still worryingly high throughout all areas of pubs

Even asymptomatic former smokers should consider CT screening

Even asymptomatic former smokers should consider CT screening

Drop in total number of cancer deaths

Drop in total number of cancer deaths

Genzyme launches test to monitor Gleevec resistance

Genzyme launches test to monitor Gleevec resistance

Advocacy groups unite to make lung cancer in women a top priority

Advocacy groups unite to make lung cancer in women a top priority

Minimally invasive lung surgery has low risk with same results as open surgery

Minimally invasive lung surgery has low risk with same results as open surgery

Pollution may increase heart attack risk for obese

Pollution may increase heart attack risk for obese

DNA end caps may lead to cancer treatments

DNA end caps may lead to cancer treatments

Lower survival rates of blacks with lung cancer may be explained by access to care

Lower survival rates of blacks with lung cancer may be explained by access to care

More restrictions on smokers to be expected following toxic air classification

More restrictions on smokers to be expected following toxic air classification

African American & native Hawaiian smokers at most risk of developing lung cancer

African American & native Hawaiian smokers at most risk of developing lung cancer

High white blood cell count equals increased risk of cancer

High white blood cell count equals increased risk of cancer

Omega-3 fatty acids appear not to reduce cancer risk

Omega-3 fatty acids appear not to reduce cancer risk

Radiation therapy cures lung cancer

Radiation therapy cures lung cancer

Palliative radiation cures some lung cancer patients

Palliative radiation cures some lung cancer patients

TCF21 gene shown to be a tumor suppressor

TCF21 gene shown to be a tumor suppressor

Bexarotene shows promise in cancer treatment.

Bexarotene shows promise in cancer treatment.

New "reality" program will help those close to lung cancer victims quit smoking

New "reality" program will help those close to lung cancer victims quit smoking