IASLC Lung Cancer News

The IASLC Lung Cancer News (ILCN) is the IASLC's biennial tabloid publication. Authored each month by lung cancer leaders, the ILCN brings you everything you need to know about this fast-paced, ever-changing field. 

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The IASLC Lung Cancer News

Started in 2016, the IASLC Lung Cancer News (ILCN) is one of the association's most recent publications. The paper is published six times per year and features the authorship and commentary of the field's most influential figures. Within each issue, you will find meeting preview and summaries, analysis of the latest clinical trials and drug approvals, expert commentary on the latest trends in thoracic cancers. 

Interested readers can also download PDFs of each issue or read every article on the periodical's official site

Latest Issues of the ILCN

IASLC Lung Cancer News - February 2019
V4, N1

The February issue of the IASLC Lung Cancer News includes a discussion of IMpower 133, a preview of the upcoming IASLC 2019 Small Cell Lung Cancer Meeting, an analysis of the rising cost of lung cancer therapy and much more.

Specific stories include: 

  • IMpower133: Finally Moving the Needle in SCLC
  • Uncommon Oncogenic Drivers in NSCLC
  • The Rising Cost of Lung Cancer Therapies: What Are the Global Implications?

IASLC Lung Cancer News - December 2018
V3, N6

The December issue of the IASLC Lung Cancer News includes a discussion the FDA's approval process, the state of lung cancer care in Egypt, pathology's digital transformation and much more.

Specific stories include: 

  • Explaining IMpower132: An Interview with Dr. Vassiliki A. Papadimitrakopoulou
  • Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation in Locally Advanced NSCLC Falls Flat
  • Neoadjuvant Nivolumab Shows Unprecedented Pathologic Complete Response for Stage III NSCLC

IASLC Lung Cancer News - October 2018
V3, N5

The October issue of the IASLC Lung Cancer News includes a summary of the science presented at WCLC 2018, the vital role of bronchoscopic technologies, an exploration of the 2018 ASTRO guideline for palliative thoracic radiation therapy and much more.

Specific stories include: 

  • After the Consultation: Social Media, Inter-Patient Communication, and Clinical Trials
  • A Review of CancerSEEK
  • CAR-T Cells for Lung Cancer: Q&A with Dr. Charu Aggarwal
  • Top Science in Lung Cancer Featured at WCLC 2018