Co-edited by Prof. Robert Pirker from Austria and Prof. Caicun Zhou from China, Translational Lung Cancer Research (TLCR) in October has successfully published a special issue (Vol 3, No 5) (Figure 1) dedicated to the 14th Central European Lung Cancer Conference (CELCC) held in Vienna, Austria, from 29 November until 2 December 2014.
The CELCCs have a long tradition and have been regularly held in various cities of Central Europe since 1992. Besides focusing on molecular diagnosis and targeted therapies, this year’s Conference will also have a session on the implementation of screening and a special Chinese-Central European Symposium. Our editorial staffs are going to attend the 14th CELCC in Vienna to better exhibit our journals. We welcome you to visit us at exhibit booth (Figure 2) for free copies and giveaways.
This special issue of TLCR dedicated to the 14th CELCC, covers timely topics with regard to diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer, and also contains the abstracts submitted for presentations during the 14th CELCC. The full content of the special issue is available via: http://www.tlcr.org/issue/view/112.
We hope that the Conference and the special issue will meet your scientific and educational needs.
Table of Contents for the special issue (TLCR Vol 3, No 5):
Robert Pirker, Caicun Zhou
Lung cancer molecular epidemiology in China: recent trends
Tobacco control in Poland—successes and challenges
Jacek Jassem, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Witold Zatoński
Implementation of lung cancer screening: promises and hurdles
Molecular testing in lung cancer in the era of precision medicine
Helmut H. Popper, Ales Ryska, József Tímár, Wlodzimierz Olszewski
Minimal requirements for the molecular testing of lung cancer
Helmut H. Popper, József Tímár, Ales Ryska, Wlodzimierz Olszewski
Adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with completely resected nonsmall cell lung cancer
Clinical trials for lung cancer in China
Fei-Yu Niu, Wen-Zhao Zhong, Qing Zhou, Yi-Long Wu
CELCC 2014 Abstracts
The 14th CELCC Conference Abstracts
Disclosure: The author declares no conflict of interest.