Study: New Breath Test to Detect Lung Cancer

Various Breathing Exercises for Lung Cancer Patients Lung cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancers. According to the World Health Organization, there were 2.2 million new lung cancer cases and 1.8 million people died from the disease in the year 2020. The researchers have published diagnostic study results in JAMA Network Open where they have used a technique to help in detecting lung cancer. This [...]

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Topotecan–Berzosertib Combination Effective for SCLC Treatment

Skeletal Model of Topotecan
Researchers all over the world are continuously been working towards finding effective treatments and therapies for lung cancer. There are widely two types of lung cancer: [...]

Genetic Testing for Lung Cancer – Why is It Important?

Lung Cancer Tests
Genetic mutations play an important role in the development of lung cancer. Genetic testing helps in identifying specific genetic changes in the tumor cells that might be get [...]

Asbestos and Lung Cancer – What’s The Link?

Asbestos and Lung Cancer
Asbestos refers to the group of minerals occurring naturally as bundles of fibers. It has largely been used to insulate buildings like homes, buildings etc. These mineral [...]

Understanding How Quickly Lung Cancer Spreads

How Quickly Lung Cancer Spreads
Lung cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer and according to the National Cancer Institute, nearly 229000 people in the United States received lung cancer diagnosis [...]

An Introduction to Lung Cancer Biomarker Testing

Lung Cancer Biomarker Test
What is Biomarker Testing? Lung cancer treatment includes a number of targeted therapies and driver mutations as well as immunotherapy to provide substantial benefits to the [...]

Use of Biomarker Tests for Lung Cancer Patients Shows Wide Variation

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A new study from Netherlands has shown that biomarker testing to predict treatment response in non-small cell lung cancer varied widely in terms of costs and tests involved. [...]

Lung Cancer Spread To Other Body Parts: Everything You Need To Know

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One of the most common forms of cancers is lung cancer. The survival of lung cancer largely depends on the type of cancer, stage of cancer, the overall diagnosis and the [...]

Study Investigates on Rare Genetic Variants that Increase Lung Cancer Risk

Lung Cancer
In US, lung cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer deaths among both men and women. The risk of this disease lies mainly with lifestyle factors like smoking and [...]

Detecting Circulating Tumor Cells in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients

Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Non-small cell lung cancer is the most prevalent form of lung cancer and accounts for more than 80% of all lung cancer cases. Circulating tumor cells (CTCs) lead to metastases [...]

Fenugreek – An Impressive Herb to Keep Your Lungs Healthy

Fenugreek | Lung Cancer
Fenugreek is a common ingredient used in many Indian dishes and is often taken as a supplement. This herb has long been used in alternative medicine. It comes with light green [...]

FDA Approves Libtayo as Monotherapy for Advanced NSCLC

Libtayo | Lung Cancer
Lung cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths worldwide. In the year 2020, an estimated 225,000 new cases were diagnosed in the United States. Also, [...]

Study Says Deep Learning May Help Choose Better Lung Cancer Treatments

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According to a study published in the International Journal of Medical Informatics, a deep learning tool was able to accurately predict the survival expectancy in lung cancer [...]

Lung Cancer Myth Busting: Long Term Use of Face Mask Cause Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer Mask
The health officials all around the world encourage people to wear masks to slow down the spread of COVID 19 but according to a Facebook post, it claims that masks can give [...]

NICE Recommends Keytruda Plus Chemo for NSCLC Treatment

Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended Keytruda, alongside a combination of pemetrexed and platinum chemotherapy for first-line treatment of [...]

Amgen Drug, Sotorasib, Shows Success in Phase II Trial against Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

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An Amgen Inc. lung cancer drug, sotorasib, targets an aggressive genetic mutation called KRAS. In the Phase II trial, this drug has shown to provide durable clinical benefit [...]

Study on New Combination of Immunotherapy Shows Promising Lung Cancer Treatment

Lung Cancer Treatment
In a recent study, researchers have established that a novel combination of two forms of immunotherapy can be highly effective in treatment of lung cancer. This new treatment [...]