Brigatinib Reduces Risk of Progression by 73% in NSCLC Patients with...

Data from the Phase III ALTA-1L trial (ALK in Lung Cancer Trial of BrigAtinib in 1st Line; NCT02737501) showed improved intracranial progression-free survival (PFS)...

Novel Statistical Method Estimates Time to Metastasis of Breast Cancer

A study sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer...

Aggressive Tobacco Control Programs Reduces California Lung Cancer Deaths by 28%

California has reduced smoking faster than any other state in the Unites States. Early adoption of tobacco control efforts led to fewer people ever...

Lung Cancer Mortality Rates Among Women Projected to Increase

The global age-standardized lung cancer mortality rate among women is projected to increase by 43% from 2015 to 2030. This is the conclusion from a...

Analysis Shows Healthy Diets Associated with Lower Cancer Risk

A study published in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), confirms that a diet that encourages both healthy...

Immunotherapy’s Promise for Lung Cancer Treatment

Cancer research is often defined by slow, incremental progress, building upon years, often decades, of previous discoveries. Then if we get lucky, someone figures...

Patients with Diabetes have an Increased Risk of Developing and Dying...

Diabetes and cancer are common diseases with tremendous impact on health and healthcare worldwide expenditure. A growing number of epidemiological and clinical studies find...

No Increased Mortality Risks for Early-stage Breast Cancer Patients Receiving XRT

According to research presented today at the American Society for Radiation Oncology's (ASTRO's) 55th Annual Meeting, being held in Atlanta,September 22-25, 2013, early-stage breast...

Radiation Therapy for DCIS Does Not Seem to Increase Cardiovascular Disease...

Ductal carcinoma in situ or DCIS, a precursor of breast cancer, usually found during a mammogram as part of breast cancer screening, is the...

Study Shows Expression of Polycomb Targets may Accurately Predict Breast Cancer...

Researchers from the Unit on Biomedical Informatics, Department of Experimental and Health Sciences, Universitat Pompeu Fabrain Barcelona, Spain, have identified a protein that they...

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