Article Abstract

Lung Cancer Update 2017: from the test tube to the bed

Authors: Luca Bertolaccini, Federico Cappuzzo, Piergiorgio Solli

Abstract

Lung cancer is the primary cause of cancer deaths and continues to be a significant global health problem. However, remarkable progress is underway in both the prevention and treatment of lung cancer. Lung cancer therapy has now emerged as a role model for tailored cancer medicine, with several significant breakthroughs.