Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer Diagnosis using Breath Analysis Lung Cancer Diagnosis using Breath AnalysisThe LuCID (Lung Cancer Indicator Detection) project is funded by an SBRI Healthcare development contract, Owlstone is conducting research into the diagnosis of lung cancer by measuring volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in patients' exhaled breath. The goal of LuCID is to save 10,000 lives and save the NHS £245M by 2020 by increasing the rate of detection of stage I lung cancer from the current level of 14.5% to 25% of patients.