Non-small cell lung cancer

Common Name(s)

Non-small cell lung cancer

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Lung Cancer Foundation of America

LCFA’s mission is the dramatic improvement in survivorship of lung cancer patients through the funding of transformative science, with the ultimate goal of curing the disease. To accomplish this, LCFA will work to raise both the funds and the national profile of lung cancer in order to substantially increase support of innovative and groundbreaking research efforts.

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2014

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Following organizations serve the condition "Non-small cell lung cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

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Lung Cancer Foundation of America

LCFA’s mission is the dramatic improvement in survivorship of lung cancer patients through the funding of transformative science, with the ultimate goal of curing the disease. To accomplish this, LCFA will work to raise both the funds and the national profile of lung cancer in order to substantially increase support of innovative and groundbreaking research efforts.

http://www.LCFAmerica.org

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2014

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Non-small cell lung cancer" returned 4142 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ceritinib in ALK-rearranged non-small-cell lung cancer.
 

Author(s): Alice T Shaw, Jeffrey A Engelman

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Jun;370(26):2537-9.

 

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2014

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Meeting the challenges of centrally located non-small-cell lung cancer.
 

Author(s): Michael T Jaklitsch

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2014 Mar;28(3):221, 227-8.

 

Last Updated: 26 May 2014

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Genetic variants of the LIN28B gene predict severe radiation pneumonitis in patients with non-small cell lung cancer treated with definitive radiation therapy.
 

Author(s): Juyi Wen, Hongliang Liu, Qiming Wang, Zhensheng Liu, Yangkai Li, Huihua Xiong, Ting Xu, Peng Li, Li-E Wang, Daniel R Gomez, Radhe Mohan, Ritsuko Komaki, Zhongxing Liao, Qingyi Wei

Journal: Eur. J. Cancer. 2014 Jul;50(10):1706-16.

 

LIN28 is an RNA-binding protein that not only plays key roles in multiple cellular developmental processes and tumourigenesis, but also is involved in tissue inflammatory response. However, no published study has investigated associations between genetic variants in LIN28 and radiation-induced ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2014

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The terms "Non-small cell lung cancer" returned 505 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Preoperative chemotherapy for non-small-cell lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis of individual participant data.
 

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Journal: Lancet. 2014 May;383(9928):1561-71.

 

Individual participant data meta-analyses of postoperative chemotherapy have shown improved survival for patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). We aimed to do a systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis to establish the effect of preoperative chemotherapy ...

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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First line treatment of advanced non-small-cell lung cancer - specific focus on albumin bound paclitaxel.
 

Author(s): Neha Gupta, Hassan Hatoum, Grace K Dy

Journal: Int J Nanomedicine. 2014 ;9():209-21.

 

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer mortality worldwide in both men and women. Non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is the most common type of lung cancer, accounting for more than 80% of cases. Paclitaxel has a broad spectrum of activity against various malignancies, including ...

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2014

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[Progress of platelet derived grow factor family in non-small cell lung cancer].
 

Author(s): Yijun Tian, Qian Chu, Yuan Chen

Journal: Zhongguo Fei Ai Za Zhi. 2014 Jan;17(1):42-8.

 

Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is a malignant tumour with quite high cancer specific mortality, and it still lacks stable and reliable markers for NSCLC's prognosis. Platelet derived grow factor (PDGF) and PDGFR has been considered to be involved in the process of cell proliferation, ...

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2014

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Modulation of Autophagy in Patients With Advanced/Recurrent Non-small Cell Lung Cancer - Phase II
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Recurrent Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2014

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Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Improving Lung Function in Patients With Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Undergoing Chemoradiation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cachexia; Fatigue; Pulmonary Complications; Radiation Toxicity; Recurrent Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Stage IIIA Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Stage IIIB Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; Stage IV Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

 

Last Updated: 28 Mar 2014

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Trial Of Cisplatin And KML-001 In Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and Other Platinum Responsive Malignancies
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Small Cell Lung Cancer; Platinum Responsive Malignancies

 

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2012

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