Lung Cancer Newswire (Page 6)

Lung Cancer Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lung Cancer. (Page 6)

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  1. Drug firm AstraZeneca reports slide in earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Daily Herald

    ... highlighted progress in the company's oncology research, with AstraZeneca receiving regulatory approvals for lung cancer drug Iressa in the U.S. and breast cancer treatment Faslodex in China. Soirot predicted there would be positive news on the ...

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  2. Anglo-Swedish drug firm AstraZeneca reports slide in second quarter profitsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... highlighted progress in the company's oncology research, with AstraZeneca receiving regulatory approvals for lung cancer drug Iressa in the U.S. and breast cancer treatment Faslodex in China. Soirot predicted there would be positive news on the ...

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  3. Long telomere length associated with increased lung cancer riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Medical News Today

    ... , including subtypes. They found that longer telomeres were significantly associated with increased risk for lung cancer - specifically lung adenocarcinoma, which more than doubled in risk for every 1000 base pair increase in telomere length. ...

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  4. Patients undergoing surgery for lung cancer wait too long to receive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Medical News

    Patients undergoing surgery for lung cancer may wait too long to receive treatment, and too many patients skip vital diagnostic steps that are needed to help determine the best possible treatment, according to an article in the August 2015 issue of The Annals of Thoracic Surgery . The 5-year relative survival of all patients diagnosed with lung cancer in the United States is approximately 17%, according to the National Cancer Institute, and has changed little in the last 30 years.

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  5. New study reports creation of genetic porcine model of cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Medical News

    ... radiation or surgery, are simply not scalable to mice. "Many people who are diagnosed with liver, pancreatic, or lung cancer, for example, have either been smokers or drinkers, or are overweight, or have cardiovascular disease. These are ...

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  6. Scientists Suggest New Way to Predict Lung Cancer RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | MedlinePlus

    People with long telomeres are at increased risk for lung cancer but not other types of cancer, the researchers found. Telomeres are protective caps of DNA that prevent damage to the ends of chromosomes.

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  7. Real-time imaging of lung lesions during surgery helps localize tumors and improve precisionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Science, Industry and Business

    Targeted molecular agents cause lung adenocarcinomas to fluoresce during surgery, according to pilot report in The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Summary: New molecular tools are emerging to identify lung adenocarcinomas during pulmonary resection. The results of a proof-of-concept study suggest that lung cancer fluorescent imaging during surgery using targeted molecular agents may soon be a reality.

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  8. DNA's protective cap linked with lung cancerRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Newkerala.com

    Scientists have linked long telomere - protective caps of DNA that prevent damage to the ends of chromosomes - with an increased lung cancer risk among people. The large-scale genetic study, however, did not observe any significant association between telomere length and other cancer types or subtypes.

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  9. Roche submits filing to FDA for companion diagnostic for non-small cell lung cancer drug therapyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Freshnews

    Roche today announced it has submitted the cobas EGFR Mutation Test v2 for Premarket Approval to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration , as a companion diagnostic test for AZD9291, an AstraZeneca investigational therapy for non-small cell lung cancer patients with an acquired resistant mutation. Patients with non-small cell lung cancer who have adenocarcinoma with tumor containing an EGFR sensitizing mutation show significant benefit from currently available EGFR TKI therapies.

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  10. Make My DayLSSU'S List of Banned Words for 2010Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | American Reporter

    ... "manufactured doubt." In the early 1950s, there was a spate of scientific reports linking cigarette smoking to lung cancer that were starting to have an effect on cigarette sales; people began to be concerned about the health risks associated with ...

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  11. Half Yearly ReportRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | GlobeNewswire

    ... later in the document. Progress since the prior results announcement on 24 April 2015: Regulatory 2 - Iressa - lung cancer (US) Approvals - Faslodex 500mg - breast cancer (China) Regulatory 4 - saxagliptin/dapagliflozin - Submissions* diabetes (EU)- ...

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  12. Delay in Treatment, Missed Diagnostic Testing Found Among Lung Cancer PatientsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Newswise

    Chicago - Patients undergoing surgery for lung cancer may wait too long to receive treatment, and too many patients skip vital diagnostic steps that are needed to help determine the best possible treatment, according to an article in the August 2015 issue of The Annals of Thoracic Surgery . The 5-year relative survival of all patients diagnosed with lung cancer in the United States is approximately 17%, according to the National Cancer Institute, and has changed little in the last 30 years.

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  13. Long Telomeres Associated With Higher Lung Cancer RiskRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | FuturePundit

    A large-scale genetic study of the links between telomere length and risk for five common cancers finds that long telomeres are associated with an increased risk of lung adenocarcinoma. This relationship did not hold for other cancer, except prostate cancer.

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  14. Study: Chemo doesn't help end-stage cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... in a study published last year in The Journal of Palliative Care Medicine , only 17% of people with incurable lung cancer realized that their survival would likely be less than two years. Another study found that only a fraction of patients with ...

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  15. Live imaging of lung cancer cells during surgery improves precisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | UPI

    Researchers used a targeted molecular contrast agent to make tumors glow to the naked eye, making it easier to identify tumors during surgery. During two surgeries that were part of a study testing the tumor identification method, doctors found secondary tumors they did not know were there.

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  16. Syracuse family's rare cancer inspires Rep. John Katko to propose national registryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Post-Standard

    Meg Meccariello says she is so frustrated by the misinformation and lack of awareness about mesothelioma, her asbestos-related cancer, that sometimes she simply tells people she has lung cancer. It's a rare disease that the former nurse at St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center in Syracuse is all too familiar with: Her father, Charles Lawyer, of Fairmount, died after battling mesothelioma.

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  17. New pig model will provide insights into early detection, new treatments of cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... radiation or surgery, are simply not scalable to mice. "Many people who are diagnosed with liver, pancreatic, or lung cancer , for example, have either been smokers or drinkers, or are overweight, or have cardiovascular disease. These are ...

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  18. Fred UnLEEshed: July 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Vancouver Courier

    ... Barbara Grantham thanked Viva Pharmaceutical president CEO Jason Ko for his $1.2 million gift to go towards a lung cancer screening pilot program at Vancouver General Hospital. Photograph By Fred Lee Leading the pack at the 30th annual Walk with the ...

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  19. Newly released market study: GTx, Inc. (GTXI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | PR-inside.com

    ... for the treatment of two breast cancer indications and muscle wasting in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Its GTx-758 is a selective estrogen receptor (ER) alpha agonist, which is in development for the treatment of advanced ...

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  20. Deaths from cancer in Australia on the declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Big News Network.com

    ... of certain cancers would see their mortality rates driven down even further than the report's figures. He said lung cancer - the most common cause of cancer death in Australia - was one example where anti-smoking campaigns would contribute to ...

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