Lung Cancer Statistics

Lung Cancer Surgery Market Opportunity Assessment, Market Challenges, Key vendor analysis ...

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Lung Cancer Surgery Market report delivers a detailed study with present and upcoming Opportunities to clarify the future investment in the market.

Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg Screening Advances Can Reduce Cancer Deaths by 20%

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Recent advances in lung and breast cancer screening technologies have enabled earlier cancer detection and improved cancer survival rates.

Worrying: India Ranked Number 1 In The World For Pollution-Related Deaths

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Diseases which cause pollution-related deaths included heart disease, lung cancer, stroke, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease).

Featured Research: Immune checkpoint inhibitors for non-small cell lung cancer – review

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 19:48
Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is the most common lung cancer (85% of all lung cancers) and has a poor overall survival. Though chemotherapy ...

Florida doesn't have a presumptive-cancer law

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 21:18
Another study cited by the National Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found a modest increase in lung cancer and leukemia deaths among ...

New lung cancer cure fixes patients in just four days: Advanced technique to remove tumours via a ...

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 17:00
Lung cancer sufferers could be cured thanks to an advanced technique to remove ... Lung cancer is the third most common cancer suffered in Britain, with ... The highest incidence of the disease is in smokers and those aged 85 or ...

Power of Pink proceeds to help local cancer patients

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 02:00
Of those new clients, 32 of them had breast cancer and 26 had lung cancer. Together, they amount to 40 percent of the new patients served.

REVEL Trial of Ramucirumab Plus Docetaxel For Fast Progressing NSC Lung Cancer ...

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 17:00
Response: There is an urgent medical need to improve outcomes in pretreated patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), ...

Knowing the facts about breast cancer can help you prevent being a patient

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 14:45
Breast cancer incidence rates in the U.S. began decreasing, dropping by ... rates are higher than those for any other cancer, except for lung cancer.

Pembrolizumab Significantly Prolongs OS Compared With Chemotherapy in NSCLC

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 13:26
... as well as a lower rate of overall AEs (76.6% vs 90.0%, respectively). ... Presented at: International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer 18th ...

Novel Predictive Model More Effectively Identifies Risk for Lung Cancer

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 10:37
Existing methodologies for early detection of lung cancer have decreased mortality, but some patients eventually diagnosed with lung cancer don't ...

Air Pollution Kills 9 Million, Costs $5 Trillion Per Year

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 09:18
... cardiovascular deaths worldwide, 24 percent of ischaemic heart disease deaths, 21 percent of stroke deaths, and 23 percent of lung cancer deaths.

After surging on lung cancer data, Ignyta looks to raise $160m

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 07:15
ROS1 fusions occur in around 2% of all cases of NSCLC and the tumours often metastasise to the brain. Entrectinib's CNS activity marks it out from ...

Answer Man: Lung cancer rates are lower in Minnesota

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 01:26
Regarding lung cancer rates, we should really be talking about smoking. In Minnesota, 90 percent of lung cancers in men and 80 percent in women ...

Hogg talks breast cancer risk factors with Rotarians

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 00:07
During this breast cancer awareness month, Hogg first discussed risk ... cancer has one of the highest death rates for women, besides lung cancer.

AstraZeneca Korea denies rumors on stopping price talks

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 22:48
Tagrisso is the world's first EFGR T70M mutation-positive NSCLC treatment that demonstrated a two-fold prolonged progression-free survival (PFS) and overall response rate in large-scale clinical trials, the company said. The drug ...

University of Calgary researcher raises call for lung cancer screening

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 15:41
University of Calgary researcher raises call for lung cancer screening ... in the majority of these cases, we have to tell these patients that their cancer is ...

Researchers to Combat Drug-Resistant Lung Cancer at New NCI-Funded Center at UCSF

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 15:30
Lung cancer is by far the leading cause of cancer death globally, causing one out of every four cancer deaths, more than colon, breast, and prostate ...

Australia's high rates of bladder cancer deaths show why blood in urine should always be ...

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 14:56
Yet it often has a lower profile compared to other types of cancer such as breast, lung and prostate. The rate at which Australians are diagnosed with ...

Keytruda Doubles Lung Cancer Survival in Patients With High PD-L1

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 14:56
Keytruda Doubles Lung Cancer Survival in Patients With High PD-L1 ... The 24-month OS rate was 51.5% in the pembrolizumab group compared to ...