Focused issue on Recent Advances in Radiotherapy and Targeted Therapies for Lung cancer

Posted On 2015-06-26 16:33:22

Topic: Recent advances in radiotherapy and targeted therapies for lung cancer

Guest Editors:Ajay Sandhu & Lyudmila Bazhenova, University Of California San Diego, San Diego,USA

Translational Cancer Research focused issue on "Recent advances in radiotherapy and targeted therapies for lung cancer" is going to be published in August 2015, with Drs. Ajay Sandhu and Lyudmila Bazhenova from University of California San Diego serving as guest editors. This focused issue would be an excellent addition to the literature on radiotherapy and targeting therapy of lung cancer, as which will reflect a collaborative effort from multiple international contributors. The outline of this focused issue is as following:

Outline:

Introduction of the special issue
Ajay Sandhu & Lyudmila Bazhenova, University Of California San Diego, San Diego, USA

Brachytherapy in lung cancer
Ranjan Sur, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada

Lung SBRT
Deepinder P. Singh, University of Rochester Medical Center,New York, USA

Particle beam therapy of lung cancer
Giap Huan & Roda Domingos, University Of California San Diego, San Diego, USA

Palliative treatment
Rakesh Kapoor, Department Of Radiotherapy Pgimer, Chandigarh,Chandigarh, India

Palliative split course data from UCSD
Ajay Sandhu, University Of California San Diego, San Diego,USA

Liquid biopsy and its emerging role in oncology
Lyudmila Bazhenova, University Of California San Diego, San Diego, USA

Molecular land scape of lung cancer
Victoria M Villaflor, University of Chicago Medicine,Chicago, USA

Immunotherapy in lung cancer
Sandip P. Patel, UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, San Diego, USA

Emerging chemotherapy agents in lung cancer
Jorge Nieva & Gino In, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA