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New technique offers fresh hope to lung cancer sufferers

Scientists say that a simple new technique could help improve diagnosis and treatment options for lung cancer sufferers Continue reading “New technique offers fresh hope to lung cancer sufferers” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, March 7th, 2011
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Rise in lung cancer among Brit women over 60

A survey has found that lung cancer is on the rise among British women aged over 60, and that smoking is Continue reading “Rise in lung cancer among Brit women over 60” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011
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Sudden smoking cessation may be an early symptom of lung cancer

Researchers have suggested that quitting smoking suddenly could be an early symptom of lung cancer Continue reading “Sudden smoking cessation may be an early symptom of lung cancer” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, February 28th, 2011
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Radio-guided op safe, simple way to remove cancerous nodules in lung

Italian researchers have suggested that using tiny spheres of radioactive liquid to guide surgeons as they remove potentially cancerous Continue reading “Radio-guided op safe, simple way to remove cancerous More...

By BioNews On Saturday, February 26th, 2011
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Cheap, fast test identifies aggressive type of lung cancer in never-smokers

US researchers have found that an inexpensive and rapid testing method can effectively identify a sub-group of never-smoking lung cancer Continue reading “Cheap, fast test identifies aggressive type of lung More...

By BioNews On Saturday, February 26th, 2011
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Bone drug may help prevent spread of early lung cancer

Italian researchers have found that a drug, currently used to treat bone metastases in patients with lung Continue reading “Bone drug may help prevent spread of early lung cancer” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 3rd, 2010
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New protein analysis technique may help in early diagnosis of lung cancer

SomaLogic researchers have described a new approach that may help in early detection of lung cancer. Continue reading “New protein analysis technique may help in early diagnosis of lung cancer” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, October 29th, 2010
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New drug shows promise against certain lung cancers

A new study has shown that more than half of patients with a specific kind of lung cancer are responding Continue reading “New drug shows promise against certain lung cancers” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, October 28th, 2010
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”Smart’ lung cancer drug shows promise

Physician-scientists from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute recently found that a new oral drug caused dramatic Continue reading “”Smart’ lung cancer drug shows promise” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, October 8th, 2010
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Cheek swab may spot lung cancer

Scientists have developed a method to detect early signs of lung cancer by examining cheek cells in Continue reading “Cheek swab may spot lung cancer” »  More...