Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,897 headlines found
Thanks to public education and policy initiatives, total U.S. adult cigarette consumption, which is the leading cause of lung cancer, decreased by 38.7 percent from 2000 to 2015.
Sep 13, 2017 PR Newswire
added Sep 13, 2017 15:31
Cancer deaths are down — but new cases are on the rise, report says / Cigarette smoking rates have plunged, driving down lung cancer rates.
Cigarette use among adults fell nearly 39 percent between 2000 and 2015, which the report says has helped to drive down lung cancer rates. An estimated 15 percent of U.S. adults still smoke cigarettes.
Sep 13, 2017 statnews.com
added Sep 13, 2017 15:28
Lung cancer survivors who quit smoking within a year of diagnosis will live for longer than those who continue to smoke, according to new research led by the Universities of Oxford and Birmingham.
Sep 12, 2017 University of Oxford (uk)
added Sep 14, 2017 14:31
Smoking cessation and survival in lung, upper aero-digestive tract and bladder cancer: cohort study [FREE FULL TEXT]
The aim was to examine the association between smoking cessation and prognosis in smoking-related cancer...conclusions: People with lung and possibly UAT cancer who quit smoking have a lower risk of mortality than people who continue smoking.
Sep 12, 2017 British Journal of Cancer
added Sep 14, 2017 01:04
say they have preliminary evidence in laboratory-grown, human airway cells that a condensed form of cigarette smoke triggers so-called “epigenetic” changes in the cells consistent with the earliest steps toward lung cancer development.
Sep 11, 2017 Johns Hopkins Medicine
added Sep 26, 2017 23:58
Chronic Cigarette Smoke-Induced Epigenomic Changes Precede Sensitization of Bronchial Epithelial Cells to Single-Step Transformation by KRAS Mutations
We define how chronic cigarette smoke-induced time-dependent epigenetic alterations can sensitize human bronchial epithelial cells for transformation by a single oncogene. The smoke-induced chromatin changes include initial repressive polycomb marking of
Sep 11, 2017 Cell
added Sep 12, 2017 11:16
"Our study suggests that epigenetic changes to cells treated with cigarette smoke sensitize airway cells to genetic mutations known to cause lung cancers," says Stephen Baylin, M.D., the Virginia and D.K. Ludwig Professor for Cancer Research and professo
Sep 11, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Sep 12, 2017 11:15
IN the Philippines, lung cancer is the second top fatal malignancy in terms of incidence and mortality. The good news is that recent developments in cancer treatments have spelled a viable alternative to chemotherapy, which brings attendant side effect
Sep 11, 2017 Malaya (ph)
added Sep 10, 2017 20:12
China is the leading consumer of tobacco in the worldwide...hy lifestyle have also been carried out actively. In this report, we have studied in-depth analysis of 26 types of cancer in which Lung cancer is leading the market because China has high cons
Sep 5, 2017 PR Newswire
added Sep 6, 2017 03:23
Global Lung Cancer Therapeutics Market Report 2017-2022: Key Players are Pfizer, Ventana, Roche, Genentech, Glaxosmith, Agennix & Boehringer - Research and Markets
Sep 5, 2017 Business Wire
added Sep 5, 2017 22:21