From 7–10th of September, the 2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) again proved to be the world’s largest meeting dedicated to lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies. The meeting attracted more than 7,000 specialists from more than 100 countries. In this highlight report ten top abstracts presented at the meeting will be discussed. For a more complete coverage of the meeting we refer to the congress website:

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