Displaying archives for 2018 November:

Life should take your breath away. Not lung cancer!

Posted by Bradley Newton on November 16th, 2018 |

Read the stories of people who persevere with cancer every day with the way that they live. We hope their photos and stories inspire you to do the same. I am surviving with lung cancer because… Read More

Patients Launch New Study to Shed Light on EGFR-Positive Lung Cancers

Posted by ALCF Staff on November 15th, 2018 |

The Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI), Champions Oncology and EGFR Resisters today announced the launch of a new study to create a novel bank of patient derived xenograft (PDX) models to help researchers better understand why patients living with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) positive lung cancer develop resistance to treatment over time, or… Read More

ALCF Announces Recipients of the YITA Awards for Lung Cancer Research

Posted by Bradley Newton on November 8th, 2018 |

$500,000 to fund collaborative teams of young, multi-disciplinary scientists. Today the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) and the Van Auken Private Foundation (VAPF) announced the recipients of the ALCF-VAPF Young Innovators Team Awards (YITA). This year, ALCF-VAPF awarded $500,000 to two teams of innovative researchers; one developing technology to improve early lung cancer… Read More