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Welcome to The Happy Lungs Project Blog. We seek to support researchers and clinicians in their work toward a cure for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer caused by the RET mutation. We also aim to provide community resources and events to support finding a cure for RET Positive Lung Cancer. On this blog, you will find information about our research, RET clinical trials, patient stories and upcoming events. Thanks for stopping by.


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Stroll Magazine Features Happy Lungs Project & Happy Lungs Shopping Card

August 31, 2022
Thanks to Stroll Magazine - Highland Park West for the featured article about The Happy…
2022 RET Summit lung cancer

Press Release: Partnering on Innovative Lung Cancer Research

May 31, 2022
The Happy Lungs Project is pleased to share research that we are funding in collaboration…
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Donors Pledge $2 Million Dollars to Happy Lungs Project in Matching Grant to Fight Lung Cancer

May 30, 2022
The Happy Lungs Project, Inc., a 501c3 non-profit, was awarded a $2 million matching grant…

Launch of Happy Lungs Shopping Card

April 28, 2022
Shop for a cause in the greater Austin, TX area Give. Shop. Breathe   NEWS…
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Press Release: Four Major US Cancer Centers Advance RET+ Lung Cancer Research

April 6, 2022
New Research Collaboration Set To Attack RET Driven Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer April 6, 2022…
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Media Spotlight: Texas Jewish Post

March 10, 2022
Happy Lungs Project funds RET positive lung cancer research Thanks to the Texas Jewish Post…
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New Collaborative Research To Target RET-Driven NSCLC

December 30, 2021
New Research Collaboration Set To Attack RET Driven Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Through the support…

Coast to Coast Medical Centers Join Forces to Fight A Deadly Form of Lung Cancer

October 22, 2021
On Friday, November 19, 2021, an initial meeting will open the gates to collaboration between…


October 18, 2021
Our new research foundation attacks RET-driven non-small cell lung cancer. We are proud to announce the…
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The Biopsy is positive for Non-Small Cell Adenocarcinoma

August 6, 2021
Words so shocking that thoughts and feelings are immediately extinguished like the flame of a…
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Oncogene Testing: What it is and Why it is Important

July 8, 2021
Cancers can be caused by many individual or combined factors including but not limited to:…
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Liquid Biopsy

June 12, 2021
Liquid Biopsy:  A novel early detection and surveillance tool. According to the US National Cancer Institute…

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