Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancerârelated mortality worldwide in male and female.Many patients with lung cancer are in the advanced stages of the disease at the time of diagnosis. However, the poor early detection of lung cancer and ineffective treatments for advanced disease are responsible for the low overall 5-year survival rate of only 14% . Therefore, the development of noninvasive diagnostic tools for discovery of novel lung cancer specific biomarker is emerging as an important to identify early stage of lung cancer and therapeutic applications.
Last date updated on July, 2014