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2014-06-05 23:15:18

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is now sharing a Georgetown Hospital informational guide on the main risk factors associated with malignant mesothelioma in a new service geared towards getting asbestos exposure on the radar for the adult children of individuals who had heavy exposure to asbestos in the workplace, or while serving in the US Navy. The service includes all-new information for family members who are concerned about the risk factors for malignant mesothelioma and mesothelioma...

2014-03-30 23:01:52

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation released today videos of scientific and community sessions and speeches from the 2014 International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 Today, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) made available videos of sessions and presentations from its 2014 International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma. The videos feature an array of mesothelioma experts, including doctors, researchers,...

2014-02-28 23:23:55

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation announced that Dr. Ira Pastan, the Head of the National Cancer Institute’s Molecular Biology Section, will be the keynote speaker during its 11th annual International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma, taking place on March 5-7 in the Washington, DC metro area. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation announced that Dr. Ira Pastan, the Head of the National Cancer Institute’s Molecular Biology...

2014-02-28 23:03:33

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation applauds the University of Notre Dame for sending three student investigators to the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation’s International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma from March 5-7. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Three student investigators from the University of Notre Dame will attend the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation’s International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma this year as part of a plan to...

2014-02-18 23:30:50

A promising study was recently published reporting that targeted chemotherapy delivers cancer-fighting drugs directly into mesothelioma cells, while leaving healthy cells intact. St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 While mesothelioma cancer research is underway and making strides every day, there is still no cure for mesothelioma. MRHFM is hopeful that a new study published by the University of Vermont will add to the ongoing progression of research for malignant mesothelioma...

2014-01-21 23:24:10

New research could have mesothelioma doctors spicing up their treatment protocols. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Surviving Mesothelioma is reporting on new research out of Vermont that suggests that curcumin, the primary component in the dietary spice turmeric, may be a powerful ally in the fight against malignant mesothelioma. The new study, published in the journal Cancer Prevention Research, finds that curcumin may both attack existing mesothelioma cells and protect against the...

2013-02-21 23:02:20

Experienced lawyers are now available to provide legal options to victims who have been diagnosed with this cancer, which is overwhelmingly caused by exposure to asbestos San Diego CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2013 http://www.resource4mesothelioma.com/ Resource4mesothelioma announced today that it is now offering referrals to free legal consultations to patients who may have been diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma, an aggressive cancer most often caused by exposure to asbestos. Malignant...

2012-12-20 05:04:38

Mesothelioma Lawyers Continue to Raise Awareness and Support Latest Innovations in Mesothelioma Treatment Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 19, 2012 The national mesothelioma law firm of Baron and Budd would like to shed light on a new development in detection methods for cancers such as mesothelioma. A new medical device has been developed by researchers at the University of South Wales, Australia, that will detect malignant mesothelioma in the early stages of patients. According to a study...

2012-10-04 10:37:32

Identified biomarkers may enable early diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma, a cancer linked to prolonged asbestos exposure Researchers have discovered a panel of 13 blood proteins that may be effective biomarkers to detect malignant mesothelioma, according to a study published Oct. 3 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Rachel Ostroff from the company SomaLogic, which developed the new test, and colleagues at other institutions. Malignant mesothelioma is a rare, aggressive form of...

2012-06-28 23:02:12

Surviving Mesothelioma Reports that mesothelioma survival is dependent on three variables. Raleigh, N.C. (PRWEB) June 28, 2012 A new study confirms that mesothelioma survival is largely dependent on three things: age at the time of diagnosis, mesothelioma subtype, and location of the cancer. The results of the large Netherlands-based population study were published recently in the British Journal of Cancer. A total of 1353 mesothelioma patients were followed between 2005 and 2008. Half of...


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