Treatment For Lung Cancer

New Lung Cancer Treatment Approved By NHS Scotland

The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) confirms another immunotherapy treatment in combination with chemotherapy drugs is to be made available on NHS for [...]

New Study Could Help in Personalizing Lung Cancer Treatment

Lung Cancer Treatment
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have used highly sophisticated molecular analyzes for the purpose of identifying key proteins that signal pathways [...]

Researchers Link Genetic Mutations to Improved Outcomes in Lung Cancer Patients

Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Researchers have presented new findings related to lung cancer at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) conference in Barcelona, Spain. These new [...]

E-Sniffer to Predict Best Lung Cancer Treatment

Lung Cancer
The researchers have developed a novel device to distinguish between those who and will not respond to immunotherapy. They have reported in the Annals of [...]

Considering Unique Cancer Traits for Targeted Therapies

Doctor Patient
Lung cancer researchers Dr Kate Sutherland and Dr Sarah Best from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute led the research and it has been published in Nature [...]

Researchers Identify Possible New Lung Cancer Treatment

Lung Cancer Treatment
Lung cancer is the second most common form of lung cancer found in men and women. According to the latest statistics, around 228000 new lung cancer cases and [...]

6 Useful Improvements in Lung Cancer Treatment

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When it comes to lung cancer treatment, it has come a long way. From the myths of lung cancer being incurable to a cured disease, the treatment options have [...]

Pairing Lung and Breast Cancer Drugs More Effective in Killing Cancer Cells

Drugs
According to the new study, if the drugs used to treat breast and lung cancer are combined, they overcome resistance to treatment. The study is published in [...]

Oncolytic Virotherapy – A New Approach to Small-Cell Lung Cancer Treatment

SCLC
The advances in biological therapies are on the rise over the years. They have made remarkable clinical responses for treatment of cancers. Oncolytic [...]

Is Lung Cancer Curable?

Is Lung Cancer Curable?
Can lung cancer be cured? Is lung cancer curable if detected early? Is lung cancer treatable at any stage? Can surgery or chemotherapy cure it? These are some [...]

Targeted Therapy Drugs for Lung Cancer

Drugs
One of the developments in lung cancer medicine is introduction of targeted treatments. Targeted therapy drugs work by targeting the cancer cells. They work by [...]

Life after Lobectomy for Lung Cancer

Lobectomy, lung cancer surgery, is a life-changing event. Though it is aimed at extending the life of patient but can impact the emotional and mental health. [...]

Tecentriq Plus Chemotherapy Approved for Small Cell Lung Cancer

Tecentriq Plus Chemotherapy Approved for Small Cell Lung Cancer
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Tecentriq, in combination with carboplatin and etoposide for the first-line treatment of patients suffering [...]

Side Effects of Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy

Side Effects of Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy
Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy are among the common methods for lung cancer treatments. Though these are one of the effective ways to cure cancer but they [...]