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Biodesign conducts international cancer screening conference

Tags: arizona state university, biodesign institute, cancer

[Source: ASU News] - An international research consortium recently gathered at ASU to address the latest issues on early detection of lung cancer, a growing health care threat and the second leading cause of death in the United States.

The International Early Lung Cancer Action Program, or I-ELCAP, is a lung cancer research organization with 56 sites in 26 states and 8 other countries whose mission is to reduce deaths from lung cancer by early detection and diagnosis through screening by computed tomography (CT).

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