Non-small cell lung cancer

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Non-small cell lung cancer

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

Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Free to Breathe

Free to Breathe is a partnership of lung cancer survivors, advocates, researchers, healthcare professionals and industry leaders united in the belief that every person with lung cancer deserves a cure. Free to Breathe is dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022.

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2014

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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.

Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

http://www.CancerHopeNetwork.org

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Free to Breathe

Free to Breathe is a partnership of lung cancer survivors, advocates, researchers, healthcare professionals and industry leaders united in the belief that every person with lung cancer deserves a cure. Free to Breathe is dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022.

http://www.freetobreathe.org

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2014

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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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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Non-small cell lung cancer" returned 7642 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Downregulation of N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase GCNT3 by miR-302b-3p Decreases Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Cell Proliferation, Migration and Invasion.
 

Author(s): Qian Li, Pengzhan Ran, Xiyu Zhang, Xiaopeng Guo, Yuncang Yuan, Tianqi Dong, Bei Zhu, Shangyong Zheng, Chunjie Xiao

Journal: Cell. Physiol. Biochem.. 2018 ;50(3):987-1004.

 

GCNT3 is a member of N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase family involved with mucin biosynthesis. GCNT3 aberrant expression is known to promote the progression of several human cancers. However, its role in tumorigenesis and the progression of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) has not ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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An observational study of the epidermal growth factor receptor-tyrosine kinase inhibitor resistance mechanism in epidermal growth factor receptor gene mutation-positive non-small cell lung cancer.
 

Author(s): Akihiro Yoshimura, Junji Uchino, Keiko Tanimura, Yusuke Chihara, Nobuyo Tamiya, Yoshiko Kaneko, Takayuki Takeda, Osamu Hiranuma, Isao Hasegawa, Yutaka Kubota, Shinsuke Shiotsu, Chieko Takumi, Noriya Hiraoka, Tadaaki Yamada, Koichi Takayama

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Oct;97(40):e12660.

 

Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation show a high response to EGFR-tyrosine kinase inhibitor (EGFR-TKI). Clinically, EGFR-positive NSCLC acquires several resistance mechanisms during EGFR-TKI treatment, such as the emergence ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Effects of postoperative non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on long-term survival and recurrence of patients with non-small cell lung cancer.
 

Author(s): Wensheng Jiang, Liguang Wang, Jiangang Zhang, Hongchang Shen, Wei Dong, Tiehong Zhang, Xiaowei Li, Kai Wang, Jiajun Du

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Sep;97(39):e12442.

 

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are widely used to relieve postoperative fever, surgery pain, and inflammation. In addition, NSAIDs have anticancer activity and may reduce the risk and mortality of several cancers. However, the association between postoperative NSAIDs ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Non-small cell lung cancer" returned 899 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Sequencing Therapy for Genetically Defined Subgroups of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
 

Author(s): Helena A Yu, David Planchard, Christine M Lovly

Journal: Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2018 May;(38):726-739.

 

The practice of precision medicine for patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), particularly those patients with adenocarcinoma histology (the predominant subtype of NSCLC), has become the accepted standard of care worldwide. Implementation of prospective tumor ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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"My Patient Was Diagnosed With Nontargetable Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. What Now?" Diagnosis and Initial Treatment Options for Newly Diagnosed Patients With Advanced NSCLC.
 

Author(s): Melissa Johnson, Nathan A Pennell, Hossein Borghaei

Journal: Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2018 May;(38):696-707.

 

Although lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer-related mortality in the United States and worldwide, the rate at which Americans are dying from lung cancer is declining. Improving survival can be explained, in large part, by a growing understanding of the heterogeneous biology ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Precision Medicine in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Current Standards in Pathology and Biomarker Interpretation.
 

Author(s): Noah A Brown, Dara L Aisner, Geoffrey R Oxnard

Journal: Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2018 May;(38):708-715.

 

Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) has become a prominent example of precision medicine among solid tumor malignancies. Clinical management of NSCLC now depends on surgical, chemotherapeutic, and radiation treatment regimens based on pathologic findings and clinical staging as well ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Efficacy and Safety of NK and NKT Cells Infusion in Patients With Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

 

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2017

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Pembrolizumab With and Without Radiotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

 

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2017

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Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Un-biopsied Early- Stage Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

 

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2017

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