World Cancer Day: Lungs Can Heal from Smoking Damage
Professor Sam Janes, Wellcome Senior Fellow and Head of Lungs for Living Research Centre, University College London
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New research has found that if smokers decide to quit, their lungs can repair some of the damage caused by smoking. In conjunction with World Cancer Day, we take a look at the significance of this study for the prevention of lung cancer.
Produced by: Lim Sue Ann
Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan, Lim Sue Ann, Tee Shiao Eek
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