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Latest Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation Stories

2013-08-30 23:19:24

Mesotheliomas lawyer Brendan Tully & Chris Humphrey from the national asbestos law firm Levy Phillips & Konigsberg LLP will be taking part in the third annual Kayaking 4 Meso event, dedicated to the cause of finding a cure for mesothelioma cancer. The law firm has been a proud sponsor of the event since its launch in 2010. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 On September 21, 2013, Kayaking 4 Meso will hold its third annual paddle from Schuylerville to Mechanicville, NY, to...

2013-08-30 23:00:24

On September 27, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation will be the host of its “Knowledge is Hope” regional conference on malignant mesothelioma, taking place at the Harvard Club in New York City. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 On September 27, 2013, on the heels of Mesothelioma Awareness Day, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation will host its “Knowledge is Hope” regional conference on malignant mesothelioma, taking place at the Harvard Club in New York...

2013-08-30 23:00:23

In September, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation and its volunteers will participate in events and activities geared toward bringing awareness to mesothelioma, a rare and incurable cancer. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 On September 26th, mesothelioma patients, family members, caregivers, bereaved, volunteers, and other advocates will join the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) in recognizing Mesothelioma Awareness Day. The Meso Foundation...

2013-08-27 23:30:12

A recent study published in the Danish Medical Journal and reported by Surviving Mesothelioma illustrates the fact that it can take many decades for an asbestos ban to have a measurable impact on a country’s rate of mesothelioma. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Denmark banned the use of asbestos in insulation in 1972 and extended the ban to other asbestos-containing products in the late 1980s. It is now one of 55 countries to have banned the product completely. But according to the...

2013-07-31 23:01:33

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation commends the researchers of the study published last week in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, which concludes that the ephrin B2 receptor plays an important role in malignant mesothelioma, and that it could serve as a potential novel target for the treatment of this disease. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Last week, the Journal of Thoracic Oncology published the results of a study looking into the overexpression of the ephrin B2 receptor...

2013-07-03 23:20:56

The Number one goal of the Mesothelioma Victims Center is to make certain every diagnosed victim of mesothelioma in the United States gets the best possible financial compensation for this extremely rare form of cancer that is related to exposure to asbestos, and the way they achieve this goal is offering a diagnosed victim, or their family members instant access to the most skilled mesothelioma attorneys in the nation. When it comes to a mesothelioma compensation claim, or a financial...

2013-07-03 23:03:09

Mary Hesdorffer, nurse practitioner and executive director of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, presents to Britain’s Parliament on the search for a cure for mesothelioma. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Today, Mary Hesdorffer, nurse practitioner and executive director of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation will be speaking at the annual asbestos seminar of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Occupational Safety and Health in the House of Commons. Ms....

2013-06-30 23:00:35

On May 23, the National Insulation Association (NIA) honored its members’ wishes and officially presented the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) with half of the net proceeds from NIA’s first Silent Auction. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 30, 2013 On May 23, the National Insulation Association (NIA) honored its members’ wishes and officially presented the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) with half of the net proceeds from NIA’s first...

2013-06-27 23:21:58

Earlier this month, the House Appropriations Committee passed the FY2014 Defense Appropriations Bill, which included mesothelioma as a topic area in their Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program for the third year. Mesothelioma researchers will be eligible to apply for $15 million in research funding. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Earlier this month, the House Appropriations Committee passed the FY2014 Defense Appropriations Bill, which included mesothelioma as a topic area in their...

2013-06-21 23:19:38

The Mesothelioma Victims Center's unequaled free services include providing a just diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or their family members the names, and instant contact information for the nations most skilled mesothelioma compensation attorneys, that do nothing but specialize in mesothelioma financial compensations claims, and at the same time the group will create a customized mesothelioma treatment options report, that is based on where the mesothelioma victim lives, and includes...