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World experts gather for refocusing on patients with small cell lung cancer

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

( International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer ) Small cell lung cancer will be the concentrated focus when 100 global experts in the field meet for a workshop hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer on April 22-24, 2015 at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.

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Body's cancer defences hijacked to make pancreatic and lung cancers more aggressive

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Cancer Research UK ) Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered that a vital self-destruct switch in cells is hijacked — making some pancreatic and non small cell lung cancers more aggressive, according to research published in Cancer Cell today.

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Body's cancer defenses hijacked to make pancreatic and lung cancers more aggressive

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Cancer Research UK ) Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered that a vital self-destruct switch in cells is hijacked — making some pancreatic and non small cell lung cancers more aggressive, according to research published in Cancer Cell today.

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Body's cancer defenses hijacked to make pancreatic and lung cancers more aggressive

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Cancer Research UK ) Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered that a vital self-destruct switch in cells is hijacked — making some pancreatic and non small cell lung cancers more aggressive, according to research published in Cancer Cell today.

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Body's cancer defences hijacked to make pancreatic and lung cancers more aggressive

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

( Cancer Research UK ) Cancer Research UK scientists have discovered that a vital self-destruct switch in cells is hijacked — making some pancreatic and non small cell lung cancers more aggressive, according to research published in Cancer Cell today.

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Molecular Tumor Markers Could Reveal New Therapeutic Targets for Lung Cancer Treatment

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Analysis of 607 small cell lung cancer lung tumors and neuroendocrine tumors identified common molecular markers among both groups that could reveal new therapeutic targets for patients with similar types …

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Merck Shares Slip On Missed Revenue Despite 'Breakthrough' Designation For Cancer Treatment

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

It's a morning of mixed news for pharmaceutical giant Merck: the company reported Monday that the FDA granted a breakthrough therapy designation for its Keytruda drug, a treatment for metastatic melanoma and non-small cell lung cancer. Yet despite this designation — which will help fast-track the drug's development — shares of Merck have slipped in early Monday trading after the company also …

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Merck Shares Slip On Missed Revenue Despite 'Breakthrough' Designation For Cancer Treatment

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s a morning of mixed news for pharmaceutical giant Merck: the company reported Monday that the FDA granted a breakthrough therapy designation for its Keytruda drug, a treatment for metastatic melanoma and non-small cell lung cancer.

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Study findings have potential to advance treatments for small cell lung cell cancer

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two recently published studies by a research team at University Hospitals Case Medical Center Seidman Cancer Center have the potential to advance treatments for small cell lung cell cancer (SCLC). This aggressive form of lung cancer has seen no treatment advances in 30 years and “is a disease in urgent need of new drug therapies,” write the study's authors.

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New research outlines promising therapies for small cell lung cancer

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

( University Hospitals Case Medical Center ) Two recently published studies by a research team at University Hospitals Case Medical Center Seidman Cancer Center have the potential to advance treatments for small cell lung cell cancer. This aggressive form of lung cancer has seen no treatment advances in 30 years and 'is a disease in urgent need of new drug therapies,' write the study's authors.

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