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2013-05-20 23:17:53

Non-Invasive Drug for TB Proves Effective in Easing Painful Effusion, Symptom of Late Stage Mesothelioma DALLAS (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 Chinese researchers have inadvertently stumbled on an effective, non-invasive treatment for easing pleural effusion, a distressing syndrome typical in advanced mesothelioma and other respiratory cancers. Formerly a standardized treatment for tuberculosis, the combination of four anti-bacterial drugs alleviated coughing and breathing difficulty in a 54-year-old...

2013-05-19 23:01:26

Australian Researchers Astonished to Learn P53 Not Only Seeks and Destroys, But Prevents DALLAS (PRWEB) May 19, 2013 Scientists are on the verge of unraveling the genesis of cancer. By studying the behavior of distorted genes in the malignant microenvironment (inside the body) studies are attempting to recode damaged gene signals so the body´s immune system can search and destroy cancer. But that´s not all. 1 P53 protein has long been the subject of intense investigation because...

2013-05-10 23:05:04

ADAO´s Linda Reinstein Voices Concern Over Asbestos Abatement Methods. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) President and Co-founder Linda Reinstein addressed an emergency Town Hall meeting Monday, April 29, 2013, in Williamsburg, NY, a Brooklyn neighborhood full of withered buildings with decaying asbestos. The meeting was called to discuss growing community concern over the handling of asbestos abatement at the old Domino Sugar Refinery where...

2013-04-28 23:02:04

Earth Day 2013 in Libby, Montana: Greening 12 Years After Dallas (PRWEB) April 28, 2013 Riverfront Park near Libby, after nearly $500 million spent over the last 12 years, is the first important completed piece of a federal cleanup initiated in 1999 after EPA investigators discovered an asbestos cataclysm in the small mining town of 3,000. Riverfront Park sits on a mountaintop over the site where vermiculite was mined for a century near the Canadian border, upwind five miles of Libby....

2013-04-20 23:02:01

UCLA Oncologists Offer Discussion on Lung-Sparing Techniques in Mesothelioma Treatment. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 20, 2013 The 3rd International Symposium on Lung-Sparing Therapies for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma will take place (MPM) on Saturday, May 18, in Santa Monica, Calif. From the standpoint of surgery, ℠lung-sparing´ refers to a procedure called Pleurectomy/Decortication (PD). Unlike the more aggressive Extrapleural Pneumonectomy (EPP) that advocates removing the lung...

2013-03-12 23:01:04

National Mesothelioma Law Firm of Baron and Budd Decries Industry Reports Citing Chrysotile ℠Safe´ When Monitored Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 12, 2013 The sixth United Nations Rotterdam Convention is scheduled in Geneva, Switzerland, April 28-May 10, amid controversy over a vote to decide whether chrysotile (white asbestos) will finally be included on the consummate List of Controlled Hazardous Substances. The multilateral treaty, ratified in 2002 to protect humans and the...

2013-03-05 23:04:35

Mesothelioma Law Firm Baron and Budd Repeats ADAO Platinum Sponsorship to Support Advocacy for Accelerated Breakthroughs DALLAS (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 According to the BBC (November 2012), geneticists, scientists and the entire medical profession are applauding the European Commission for bringing ℠a new era to medicine in the Western world´ by approving Glycera, a Dutch gene therapy medicine for treating a rare, inherited disorder known as LPLD. While gene therapy has been...

2013-03-04 23:02:02

Mesothelioma Law Firm Baron and Budd Repeats Platinum Sponsorship to ADAO International Conference Focused on New Trends for Treatment. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 04, 2013 According to the American Lung Association, lung cancer was the leading cause of cancer deaths among women in 2012. At a massive toll of 72,590 female lives, the number is nearly twice that attributed to breast cancer. Over the last 33 years, the rate of new lung cancer cases has surged 106 percent for women, compared to a...

2013-03-03 23:03:17

Baron & Budd, National Mesothelioma Law Firm, Repeats Platinum Pledge to ADAO, Largest Independent Non-Profit Organization Dedicated to Asbestos Patients DALLAS (PRWEB) March 03, 2013 The internationally accredited Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) convenes March 22-24, 2013, in Washington, DC, for its ninth consecutive annual summit, this year emphasizing “The Asbestos Crisis: New Trends in Prevention and Treatment.” Among the distinguished roster of speakers...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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