Research News

The 21st century is an exciting time to be in medicine and research.  American Lung Association funded researchers are finding themselves on the threshold of limitless discoveries in the diagnosis and treatment of lung diseases giving us hope that one day we will find cures for all lung diseases.

Top American Lung Association Research Stories

The 21st century is an exciting time to be in medicine and research. American Lung Association funded researchers are finding themselves on the threshold of limitless discoveries in the diagnosis and treatment of lung diseases giving us hope that one day we will find cures for all lung diseases. » More

Find a Clinical Trial

Clinical trials are conducted to evaluate new drugs or treatments in scientifically controlled settings. The American Lung Association wants our patient and caregiver visitors to be aware of the following clinical trial programs... » More

Promise of Research Newsletter

The Promise of Research newsletter delivers stories of hope and of proof that painstaking research does pay off. Scientific discoveries do lead to better prevention and treatment of diseases, and with great perseverance, unlocks cures. Released quarterly, the Promise of Research newsletter integrates general medical information on a specific lung disease with current American Lung Association research initiatives and patient and/or volunteers perspectives from those whose lives have been improved by research efforts. » More

Research Awards Nationwide

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The American Lung Association's Nationwide Research Program fosters basic, clinical and behavioral research designed to find cures and to prevent and relieve the suffering associated with lung disease. » More