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Lung Cancer

Immunotherapy Shows Promise For Lung Cancer Treatment

Long-term clinical trial results that were presented last Friday at the 1st European Lung Cancer Conference demonstrate that MAGE-A3 ASCI (Antigen-Specific Cancer Immunotherapeutic), an immune-boosting treatment for lung cancer patients, reduces the risk of relapse after surgery to the same extent as chemotherapy.


CyberKnife Radiosurgery Used To Treat Lung Tumors At 90% Of Centers Worldwide

Accuray Incorporated announced that approximately 90 percent of CyberKnife centers worldwide are now treating lung cancer with the CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System. The number of lung cancer patients is growing significantly as well, with more than 5,000 individuals receiving CyberKnife treaents to date.