It was more than 80 percent correct in spotting cancerous nodules, but accuracy still needs improving
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Researchers identify a gene that may trigger early spread
Cancer patients who had fine needle aspiration lived longer
Finding might lead one day to test for a disease that's hard to detect before advanced stages
Study found link to breast, colon, liver and other tumors
But, finding isn't conclusive, and people shouldn't take the drug just to cut cancer risk, experts say
But findings still preliminary, need confirmation
Other research cites advances in treatment of this deadly disease
Prediction highlights need for more research on this difficult-to-diagnose, treat disease, U.S. experts say
But it's not always clear which disease comes first, researchers say
Although dropping for blacks, overall death rates still higher than for whites, study finds
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