- New data from US-based Merck's (NYSE: MRK) clinical development programme in lung cancer will be presented at the IASLC
2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer in Barcelona, Spain from Sept.
According to the stats of IASLC
, in 2012 tobacco industry spent $ 9.6 billion on tobacco products advertising and promotion which is 40 times greater than NIH research which spent $ 233 million on lung cancer research.
Thus, it is suggested to follow the unified international lymph node map (IASLC
map) for future categorization of nodal involvements and avoid such discrepancies in forthcoming researches (14).
Cancer Historical Summary 1948-2015, 2018) and have led the IASLC
to call on "international leaders, governments, healthcare systems and other stakeholders to implement global lung cancer screening programmes, as they do for breast cancer (mammography) and colon cancer (colonoscopy), which save the lives of countless individuals." (International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, 2018).
carried out a project named "Lung Cancer Staging Project" and performed survival analysis for different cases of T, N, and M descriptors, and their effects on prognosis were determined.
(27.) Berghmans T, Dusart M, Paesmans M, Hossein-Foucher C, Buvat I, Castaigne C, Scherpereel A, Mascaux C, Moreau M, Roelandts M, Alard S, Meert A P, Patz EF J r, Lafitte JJ, Sculier JP; European Lung Cancer Working Party for the IASLC
Lung Cancer Staging Project.
Brahmer maintains affiliation with the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) Thoracic Committee and Cancer Prevention Steering Committee, American Association for Cancer Research, and International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC
According to the new lung cancer lymph node distribution made by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC
), we located each lymph node and measured the long axis and short axis of the largest lymph node.
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