Displaying archives for February 2015 - ALCMI - Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute:

International Partnership to Address Lung Cancer Epidemic

Posted by Bradley Newton on February 10th, 2015 |

According to a recent study in the Annals of Oncology, lung cancer fatalities are set to overtake breast cancer deaths among European women for the first time this year. It is predicted lung cancer deaths for women in Europe will reach 14.24 per 100,000 of the population in 2015.

ALCMI Launches Genomics of Young Lung Cancer Study

Posted by Steven Young on February 5th, 2015 |

The Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI) today launched a new study, the Genomics of Young Lung Cancer, to understand why lung cancer occurs in young adults, who quite often are athletic, never smokers and do not exhibit any of the known lung cancer genetic mutations.