Through empowering and educating patients, funding cutting-edge research, building strategic collaborations and raising public awareness, our goal is to transform lung cancer into a chronically managed disease within 10 years and ultimately to find a cure.

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Calling All ROS1-fusion Positive Cancer PatientsCalling All ROS1-fusion Positive Cancer Patients // We have launched a study to understand what causes cancer initiation and drives disease progression in ROS1 cancers. The survey will be available until July 10, 2016. Click here to... Read More READ MORE
Do you love Jazz, Wine & Napa?Do you love Jazz, Wine & Napa? // Here is your chance to enjoy an exclusive VIP experience with great music and delicious food and wine at The 5th Annual Napa Jazz and Wine Festival. Proceeds benefit ALCF.... Read More READ MORE
'Liquid biopsy' blood test detects genetic mutations in common form of lung cancer'Liquid biopsy' blood test detects genetic mutations in common form of lung cancer // A simple blood test can rapidly and accurately detect mutations in two key genes in non-small cell lung tumors, researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and other institutions report in a... Read More READ MORE
Younger Patients Are Changing the Face of Lung Cancer // Can a physically fit twenty-something who never smoked a cigarette get lethal lung cancer? Unfortunately, the answer is yes, and doctors don’t really know why. But if Bonnie Addario has... Read More READ MORE
Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation and International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Announce Joint Award // Award supports “outside of the box” research for early lung cancer detection. The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) and the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer... Read More READ MORE