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Pursuing precision medicine in a flagship lung cancer trial

24 days ago   |   By Cancer Research UK

Modern medicine has always been about advancement. From the earliest herbal remedies to the complexities of brain surgery, the ways in which we're treated have steadily evolved.
And now, medicine has become more personal.
For the past 5 years, we've funded one of the world's largest precision medicine clinical trials, helmed by Professor Gary Middleton at the University of Birmingham. A £25 million collaboration with pharmaceutical companies and the NHS, the National Lung Matrix Trial has been exploring how patients with non small cell lung cancer respond to more tailored, targeted...
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