Suffocatingly Stingy

Forbes, Steve
October 2005
Forbes Asia;10/17/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p11
The author comments on the state of breast cancer research in the U.S. which is grossly underfunded. He argues that the study of lung cancer receives only a fraction of the grant money that goes toward research on the other cancers, particularly prostate, breast and cervical. No wonder the survival rate from lung cancer has hardly increased over the past 30 years. Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer worldwide, and the problem is growing.


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