Non-small-cell lung cancer vaccine therapy: a concise review.

@article{OMahony2005NonsmallcellLC,
  title={Non-small-cell lung cancer vaccine therapy: a concise review.},
  author={Deirdre M. O'Mahony and Shivaani Kummar and M. E. Herrera Guti{\'e}rrez},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2005},
  volume={23 35},
  pages={9022-8}
}
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States and throughout the world; globally, there are more than 1.1 million deaths each year. Treatment modalities currently employed are significantly limited; 50% of patients experience disease recurrence after surgery, and less than a quarter of patients respond to systemic chemotherapy. These statistics have fueled the search for a safer, more effective treatment modality. Despite significant advances in our understanding of the… CONTINUE READING

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