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Mesothelioma Persists in Australia Despite Asbestos Ban - Surviving Mesothelioma



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Mesothelioma Persists in Australia Despite Asbestos Ban 
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A new report suggests that, although asbestos consumption peaked in Australia in the 1970s, malignant mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases continue to be a public health issue.
Asbestos disease victims wage war against cancer, bill threatening ... Indianapolis Star

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Simple Blood Test Detects Mesothelioma Progression - Surviving Mesothelioma



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Simple Blood Test Detects Mesothelioma Progression 
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The study was conducted by scientists at the University of Bristol who recruited 41 patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma to participate for at least a year after the end of their treatment. The mesothelioma patients included in the study had ...

 


Mesothelioma Immunotherapy Trial Involves Targeted Radiation - Asbestos.com



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Mesothelioma Immunotherapy Trial Involves Targeted Radiation 
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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City has opened a clinical trial for mesothelioma involving a combination of targeted radiation and the novel immunotherapy drug avelumab. Hopes are high for the first-of-its kind study. The trial will ...

 


Asbestos and Mesothelioma in the United Kingdom - Mesothelioma.net Blog (blog)



Asbestos and Mesothelioma in the United Kingdom 
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The United Kingdom (UK) has faced similar problems with asbestos that workers and others in the U.S. have. However, the situation in the UK is worse because the country allowed asbestos to be used longer than other nations. Mesothelioma cancer rates ...

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Understanding Reason for Drug Resistance May Lead to Increased Effectiveness of Mesothelioma Drug - MesotheliomaHelp.org (blog)



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Understanding Reason for Drug Resistance May Lead to Increased Effectiveness of Mesothelioma Drug 
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Researchers report they better understand why patients eventually develop resistance to the anti-cancer drug Tagrisso (osimertinib) that targets the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation in lung cancer patients. Using quantum and molecular ...

 


US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Center Now Urges a US Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma to Call Them for Extremely ... - PR Newswire (press release)



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US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Center Now Urges a US Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma to Call Them for Extremely ... 
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NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Center is now urging a US Navy Veteran who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma or their family to call them anytime at 800-714-0303 for very honest advice on how not to ...
We put a huge emphasis on making certain a person with mesothelioma has on the spot access to some of the nation's ... EIN News (press release)

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Mini-Tumors May Help Doctors Develop Personalized Mesothelioma Treatments - Surviving Mesothelioma



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Mini-Tumors May Help Doctors Develop Personalized Mesothelioma Treatments 
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In the new report, researchers detail how they used mesothelioma cells to grow the 3D mini-mesothelioma tumors and keep them alive. They then developed mutation-specific drug combinations. Finally, using these ?tumors-on-a-chip? as the study calls them ...

 


Only US Cryotherapy Trial for Mesothelioma Finds Success - Asbestos.com



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Only US Cryotherapy Trial for Mesothelioma Finds Success 
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Thoracic surgeon Dr. Shanda Blackmon at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, believes there is a place for cryotherapy in the future multidisciplinary treatment of pleural mesothelioma. She wants to show it with this groundbreaking clinical trial ...

 


Importance of Mesothelioma Cancer Survivorship Care Plans - Asbestos.com (blog)



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Importance of Mesothelioma Cancer Survivorship Care Plans 
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It is a challenge to remember complicated drug names, surgery details, potential side effects and long-term health issues associated with your cancer treatment. Cancer survivorship care plans help patients keep track of these details and communicate ...

 


Could Stem Cell Vaccine Lead to Mesothelioma Cure? - Surviving Mesothelioma



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Could Stem Cell Vaccine Lead to Mesothelioma Cure? 
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Researchers tested the iPS cell vaccine on three types of cancer models ? breast cancer, melanoma skin cancer, and malignant mesothelioma. In each case, mice that had been transplanted with one of these types of cancer were injected with different ...
Stem cell vaccine immunizes lab mice against multiple cancers EurekAlert
Cancer Vaccines Fact Sheet - National Cancer Institute National Cancer Institute
Joseph C Wu | MD, PhD | Stanford University, CA | SU | Department of Medicine & Radiology | ResearchGate ResearchGate
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