Uniting Against Lung Cancer (UALC) is dedicated to funding innovative research and raising awareness to find a cure for lung cancer.

Decoding the Research

One Person’s Junk is Another’s Treasure

Dr. Subhajyoti De is focused on uncovering cancer-causing mutations in the human genome.

At a young age, Dr. De (then just Subho) had an insatiable curiosity about the world around him. His scientific career started early on with the question, “Why do we get diseases?”...

read more...  April 15th, 2014

Share Your Story: Michelle

Many of us have been affected by lung cancer, including Michelle. She is riding in the TD Five Boro Bike Tour with Uniting Against Lung Cancer's Team UALC for her Dad, Walter.

“Throughout his diagnosis, my father never showed signs of fear. He stayed strong, kept working, and...

read more...  April 15th, 2014

UALC Awards Over $1.5 Million in Lung Cancer Research Grants

Uniting Against Lung Cancer has committed over $1.5 million to support groundbreaking, innovative lung cancer research this year, bringing our total funding for lung cancer research to over $11.5 million. With your support, we are funding progress towards a cure. 

read more...  March 4th, 2014

Is your home increasing your risk of lung cancer?

You can take action against radon exposure in your home - the cause of 21,000 deaths from lung cancer each year! 

The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that one out of every 15 homes in the United States has high radon levels - in some areas, it's one out of every...

read more...  February 24th, 2014

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