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2010-08-09 06:00:00

Two leading lung cancer organizations unite to push for international efforts to eradicate lung cancer SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For more than three years, the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (http://www.lungcancerfoundation.org) in San Francisco and the Joan Gaeta Lung Cancer Fund (formerly Foundation) in Atlanta, have worked tirelessly back and forth across the country in their efforts to eradicate lung cancer. (Photo:...

2010-04-27 19:31:00

DENVER, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmatech Oncology, Inc., a Research Management Organization (RMO) headquartered in Denver, Colorado sponsored the first annual Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Walk/Run in Gainesville, Florida. This event was called "Run Amuck With the Duck" in honor of a Florida-based woman who is currently battling non-small cell lung cancer and is being treated at one of Pharmatech Oncology's research network member sites. She wants to raise awareness and money for...

2010-01-04 09:01:00

Award to Recognize Luminaries in the Quest to Eradicate Lung Cancer SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (BJALCF) today announced the winner of the 2010 Addario Lectureship Award, which each year recognizes luminaries in the quest to eradicate Lung Cancer. The recipient will be honored at the 11th International Lung Cancer Congress in Southern California held on July 8-11, 2010. (Photo:...

2009-12-08 16:56:00

Call to Action for a More Comprehensive Federal Strategy to Address Lung Cancer WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) praised the growing coalition of national organizations joining LCA in its "call to action" to devise a better public health strategy to address the nation's most lethal cancer. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081016/LCALOGO ) The coalition, which currently includes national medical associations and institutions...

2009-07-31 19:11:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI) today announced the execution of a letter of intent (LOI) to collaborate with Response Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: RGDX) on molecular diagnostic testing and banking of advanced-stage Lung Cancer tissues. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090731/DC55399LOGO) Specific molecular features of tumors, including EGFR mutations, ras mutations, ERCC1, RRM1 or TS overexpression, have been...

2009-03-19 02:10:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ALCMI's founding organization, the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer (BJALCF) has been conducting an ongoing "One in a Million" advertising campaign to raise $20 from one million people in the belief that small donations add up. Generously donated by CBS Outdoor and friends of the Foundation to raise awareness for lung cancer, the ads currently appear on buses and billboards in New York City, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., San Francisco and...

2009-03-09 03:02:00

Representing the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation's New Generation of Crusaders, James Lichtenthal Traveled to New York City on March 5, 2009 for the American Cancer Society's Awareness Day SAN FRANSISCO, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last Thursday, three years almost to the date of his aunt Dana Reeve's untimely death from Lung Cancer, James Lichtenthal, 18, boarded a 5:30 a.m. plane to New York City from Boston, carrying with him expectations of hope and change to more than...

2009-01-09 20:10:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Today is "a moment in history" in the battle against Lung Cancer -- the Number One Cancer Killer, thanks to California Assembly Member Tom Torlakson (D-11th District). His compassion and tireless efforts working with our Foundation, doctors, patients and researchers to get legislation fighting this killer cancer, became reality with the introduction of Assembly Bill (AB 89) in the California legislature, today. (Photo:...

2009-01-08 16:22:00

California Assembly Member Tom Torlakson Introduces AB 89 SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Lung Cancer Alliance-California (LCA-CA), hailed California Assembly Member Tom Torlakson (D-11th District) for his continued leadership in introducing legislation providing funding for lung cancer research. For the third consecutive year, legislation that would fund lung cancer research is being considered in the California Legislature. (Logo:...


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