By John Ericson | Mon, 12/09/2013 - 18:53
Under current CT scan screening protocols, nearly 20 percent of lung cancer diagnoses may involve tumors that are too slow-growing to cause any actual damage.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 11/09/2013 - 19:16
The number of lung cancer patients in Beijing has jumped significantly, due in part to the heavy smog hanging over the city.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 11/06/2013 - 13:49
Doctors in the eastern province of Jiangsu say smog may have caused an 8-year-old girl to become China's youngest lung cancer patient.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 09/30/2013 - 14:41
Biotech giant, Roche, announced promising results for its experimental lung cancer drug at the European Cancer Congress 2013 held in Amsterdam this week.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 09/25/2013 - 11:05
German pharmaceutical company Merck KGaA announced that it will continue development of an experimental vaccine for stage III non-small cell lung cancer.
By Chris Weller | Thu, 09/12/2013 - 14:14
A gene mutation occurring most often in women may help better predict lung cancer, resulting in greater survival rates.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 11:52
GTx's experimental drug enobosarm for lung cancer patients failed in two Phase III clinical trials designed to test its ability to prevent and treat muscle wasting.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 08/13/2013 - 14:43
China generates buzz with a traditional Chinese medicine treatment for chronic illnesses — bee sting therapy.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 08/09/2013 - 18:25
Could the premiere of the second half of Breaking Bad’s season five reveal the return of Walter White’s inoperable lung cancer?
By Samantha Olson | Tue, 06/25/2013 - 13:17
A new study has found that female smokers are more concerned about wrinkles, and male smokers about their sexual stamina, than they are about developing cancer.
By Ashik Siddique | Wed, 05/29/2013 - 17:38
Marshall Lytle dies of lung cancer at the age of 79. The bassist played with Bill Haley & His Comets on American classics like “Rock Around the Clock” and “Shake, Rattle and Roll.”
By Jonathan Weiss | Wed, 05/22/2013 - 14:00
Researchers found 26 genes that were expressed only in patients with aggressive forms of lung cancer, a potential means for earlier detection of the illness.