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Q&A with MD Anderson Lung Cancer Surgeon

October 20, 2016 - Dr. Ara Vaporciyan, MDThis week we sat down with Dr. Ara Vaporciyan, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX to discuss why he chose to dedicate his career to lung … Continue reading

I Was Never ‘Just’ a Breast Cancer Researcher

October 13, 2016 - Andrew hard at work in the lab.By Andrew Ciupek, PhD, Clinical Research Coordinator / Clinical Trials Navigator Before I joined Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) this September, I was a breast cancer researcher. My research focus was on targeted therapy and why it stopped working in some … Continue reading

Updated: Advances in Immunotherapy Keep Coming

October 11, 2016 - Jennifer King, PhD, Lung Cancer Alliance Director of Research and ScienceBy Jennifer C. King, PhD, Director of Science & Research This weekend at a major medical conference in Denmark some of the highly anticipated research studies about immunotherapy in lung cancer were presented for the first time. Leading the news … Continue reading

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