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Micro-RNA decides malignancy of lung cancer

Micro-RNA is what determines the malignancy of lung cancer, found a new study Continue reading “Micro-RNA decides malignancy of lung cancer” »  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, June 6th, 2010
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Don’t count on selenium to prevent lung cancer, suggests study

A new study has shown that taking the popular mineral supplement selenium doesn’t reduce the Continue reading “Don’t count on selenium to prevent lung cancer, suggests study” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, June 6th, 2010
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Chemo-Vandetanib combo effective for lung cancer treatment: Study

Oral targeted therapy Vandetanib shows clinical benefit when combined with standard chemotherapy for Continue reading “Chemo-Vandetanib combo effective for lung cancer treatment: Study” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010
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Why lung cancer rates are increasing in non-smoking women

Scientists have found why lung cancer rates are increasing in women, particularly in non-smoking women. Continue reading “Why lung cancer rates are increasing in non-smoking women” »  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, May 4th, 2010
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Blood test could identify lung cancer patients likely to respond to drug erlotinib

A simple blood test could identify lung cancer patients who will respond positively to the drug erlotinib, Continue reading “Blood test could identify lung cancer patients likely to respond to drug erlotinib” More...

By BioNews On Sunday, May 2nd, 2010
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New tool allows precise targeting of radiotherapy for cancer radiation therapy

A new tool allows precise targeting of radiotherapy for cancer radiation therapy. Continue reading “New tool allows precise targeting of radiotherapy for cancer radiation therapy” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, November 6th, 2009
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PET Imaging Response a Prognostic Factor After Thoracic Radiation Therapy for Lung Cancer

A rapid decline in metabolic activity on a PET scan after radiation therapy for non-small cell lung cancer is correlated with good local tumor control, according to a study presented by researchers at Thomas Jefferson More...

By BioNews On Monday, November 2nd, 2009
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Stereotactic Radiotherapy Offers Noninvasive, Effective Treatment for Frail Patients with Early-stage Lung Cancer

Nov. 2 – Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) should be considered a new standard of care for early-stage lung cancer treatment in patients with co-existing medical problems, according to results from More...

By BioNews On Saturday, October 31st, 2009
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Researchers use drug-radiation combo to eradicate lung cancer

Oct. 29 – Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have eliminated non-small cell lung (NSCL) cancer in mice by using an investigative drug called BEZ235 in combination with low-dose radiation. Continue More...

By BioNews On Sunday, April 6th, 2008
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Now, monitor your health at your personal computer with new saliva diagnostic tool

April 6 : Scientists at the University of California, Los Angeles have made diagnostic tools more accurate, convenient and non-invasive, by developing Salivaomics Knowledge Base (SKB), a saliva diagnostic atlas More...