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Lungs and Respiration :
Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is the uncontrolled and abnormal growth of cells in the lung. It is strongly linked to smoking, and is the largest killer cancer of men in the United States. The main symptoms of lung cancer are shortness of breath, weight loss, and coughing (sometimes coughing blood).

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Trial Shows Treatment-resistant Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Responds to Rociletinib
In a phase I/II clinical trial, a promising result showed a new drug targeting common cancer-causing genetic mutations in patients with non-small cell.....
Lung Cancer Screening With Low-Dose CT Could Be Cost Effective, Says Dartmouth Study
Dartmouth scientists said that lung cancer screening in the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) found a commonly accepted standard for cost effecti.....
First-in-Class Drugs in Pipeline for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Newer drugs are in the pipeline for the treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC), which will provide targeted treatment and hopefully impro.....
Combination Drug to Set Off Self-destruct Process in Lung Cancer Cells Discovered
A combination drug that can set off the self-destruct process in lung cancer cells has been discovered.

Using lung cancer cells and mice t.....
Self-destruct Switch in Lung Cancer Cells Triggered
A drug combination that can trigger the self-destruct process in lung cancer cells has been discovered by UK scientists.

When health.....


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Asbestosis - Symptoms - Complications - Treatment - Prevention - FAQs
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