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Scientists in Japan say they have come up with a more reliable way to predict prognosis in newly-diagnosed malignant pleural mesothelioma patients. Raleigh,
WASHINGTON, April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging former firemen who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma to call them at 866-714-6466 or visit
New research out of the University of Chicago may give some mesothelioma patients reason to rethink surgery. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) April 04, 2015 Surgeons
WASHINGTON, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is now urging former miners and power plant workers who have been diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma, to call
Scientists say an intensified dosing schedule of a monoclonal antibody called tremelimumab may be the key to fighting advanced mesothelioma when chemotherapy fails. Raleigh,
A company that produces a cancer vaccine called CRS-207 has been granted orphan drug status for the treatment of malignant mesothelioma, potentially opening new treatment possibilities for patients
WASHINGTON, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging US Navy Veterans and shipyard workers who have been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer called mesothelioma, which
Mesothelioma lawyers of The Law Office of Melinda J. Helbock A.P.C.
Researchers in Italy say they have come up with a way to make cancer-fighting curcumin more accessible to mesothelioma cells. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) March 31, 2015
Diane Blackburn-Zambetti of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation will speak at the BoRit Asbestos Superfund Citizen Advisory Group Meeting in Ambler, Pennsylvania Ambler,
Asbestos (Greek a-, "not"; sbestos, "extinguishable") is a group of fibrous metamorphic minerals. The name is derived for its historical use in lamp wicks; the resistance of asbestos to fire has long been exploited for a variety of purposes. It was used in fabrics such as Egyptian burial cloths and Charlemagne's tablecloth, which, according to legend, he threw in a fire to clean. When asbestos is used for its resistance to fire or heat, the fibers are typically mixed with cement or woven...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.