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2015-03-28 23:00:46

New genome sequencing work by scientists in Canada and the U.S.

2015-03-27 08:26:42

WASHINGTON, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is calling attention to a recent news article about the incidence of mesothelioma among carpenters in the UK and comments,

2015-03-26 23:15:59

A new study suggests that certain peritoneal mesothelioma patients who undergo heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) after surgery may have better outcomes with a closed abdomen technique

2015-03-26 08:34:22

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is expanding their Victims Outreach initiative for diagnosed individuals with this rare form of cancer who were exposed

2015-03-24 08:34:17

WASHINGTON, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is now urging recently diagnosed victims of mesothelioma, or their family, to call them at 866-714-6466 or visit

2015-03-21 23:00:37

A newly-published Italian case of a woman whose breast lump turned out to be mesothelioma shows why sophisticated diagnostic tools can be invaluable. Raleigh,

2015-03-20 08:27:51

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging diagnosed victims of this rare cancer and/or their family members to call 866-714-6466 or visit

2015-03-19 23:05:48

UK scientists say some markers are better than others for predicting mesothelioma prognosis and monitoring treatment response. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) March 19,

2015-03-19 08:28:07

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is urging individuals who have been told by a medical doctor they might have mesothelioma to call them immediately

2015-03-18 08:29:34

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is now urging US Navy Veterans who have been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer called "mesothelioma" to call them at 866-714-6466

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.