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2014-12-17 23:07:09

New research finds that IMRT, a method of delivering highly-targeted radiation into mesothelioma tumors, may have a negative effect on patients' ability to breathe. Raleigh,

2014-12-16 23:10:59

This week the Mesothelioma Compensation Center is sharing a recent story of a woman from the United Kingdom who was exposed to asbestos while in the workplace and is urging individuals who were

2014-12-16 23:09:28

The New Jersey Mesothelioma Victims Center is now offering a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma in New Jersey, New York, or Pennsylvania, or their family members a critigue of who they consider

2014-12-15 23:08:01

The Mesothelioma Victims is calling attention to a recent news article about a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma who, in an act of nobility, decided that when he eventually succumbed to the rare

2014-12-15 23:06:05

Scientists at some of the country’s top research facilities have identified four genes where mutations are most likely to occur in people with malignant pleural mesothelioma. (PRWEB)

2014-12-12 23:06:16

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is calling attention to a recent news article from the United Kingdom about a construction worker who was diagnosed with mesothelioma, and is urging former construction

2014-12-12 23:04:05

Scientists say a blood test that includes markers from different “molecular classes” may be the key to improving mesothelioma diagnosis. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB)

2014-12-12 23:03:39

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation announced that Muriel Evans-Buck has joined the organization as its newly appointed Director of Development. Alexandria,


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2005-05-26 12:16:31

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...

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immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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