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Latest T-Cell Study Opens for Mesothelioma Patients  Asbestos.com

A new mesothelioma clinical trial testing a novel immunotherapy drug called TC-210 recently opened at cancer centers in Tennessee and Texas.


Study: Elderly Mesothelioma Patients Denied Valuable Survival Time  Asbestos.com

Researchers at five highly rated medical centers found mesothelioma patients 80 years or older are commonly denied potential life-saving treatments.


New Radiotherapy Can Double Two-Year Survival for Mesothelioma  Asbestos.com

A novel radiation therapy can double the two-year survival rate for pleural mesothelioma when combined with surgery and chemotherapy, a new study shows.


Earlier Mesothelioma Diagnosis with Google's Machine Learning Tool  Surviving Mesothelioma

A machine learning tool being developed by Google could lead to earlier mesothelioma diagnosis and better survival rates.


Study Questions Effectiveness of Micro RNAs for Early Mesothelioma Diagnosis  Mesothelioma.net Blog

In the battle against malignant mesothelioma, physicians and researchers agree that one of the biggest challenges of treating the rare form of cancer is the fact ...


Baltimore Event Highlights Impact of Clinical Trials for Mesothelioma and Other Illnesses  Mesothelioma.net Blog

Before being diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma, Raya Bodnarchuk was already being celebrated as a noted artist and sculptor who taught at the ...


Optimism High for Mesothelioma Immunotherapy Clinical Trial in Europe  Asbestos.com

A promising phase II/III clinical trial testing a novel vaccine against pleural mesothelioma tumor cells is underway in five European countries.


Asbestos Exposure and Mesothelioma in Automotive Workers  Mesothelioma.net Blog

Automotive mechanics are at risk of asbestos exposure and resulting illness because of asbestos in clutches, brakes, and some other components.


Mesothelioma Quality of Life Improves After Surgery  Surviving Mesothelioma

New research confirms that surgery followed by HIPEC improves mesothelioma quality of life for people with peritoneal disease.


Post-Surgery Mesothelioma Treatment and Survival  Surviving Mesothelioma

Ability to tolerate post-surgery mesothelioma treatment is one of the most important survival factors for elderly mesothelioma patients.


NIOSH Asking for National Mesothelioma Registry Input  Asbestos.com

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has begun soliciting public input on the feasibility of establishing a mesothelioma registry. NIOSH is ...


Many Elderly Mesothelioma Patients Get No Treatment |  Surviving Mesothelioma

The majority of elderly mesothelioma patients are observed rather than treated and this can have a negative impact on their survival.


Radical hemithoracic radiotherapy doubles survival among certain patients with mesothelioma  Healio

Patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma who underwent nonradical surgery and chemotherapy appeared twice as likely to achieve 2-year OS with radical ...


Novel Imaging May Make Peritoneal Mesothelioma Surgery More Effective  Asbestos.com

The Lumicell System could better identify tumor cells during surgery, reducing the chance of peritoneal mesothelioma recurrence.


Mesothelioma Treatment Guidelines: Lower Compliance in Some Centers  Surviving Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma patients need to beware of low-volume centers that are less likely to follow mesothelioma treatment guidelines.


Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Urges a Power Plant Electrician/Plumber with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer to Call for Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst and His Colleagues at Karst von Oiste for Top Compensation Results  Yahoo Finance

NEW YORK , May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is urging an electrician, plumber, pipefitter, machinist or insulator who ...


Talc Pleurodesis Mesothelioma Patients Need Revised Imaging Approach  Mesothelioma.net Blog

One of the most common treatment protocols used to ease symptoms for patients diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma is a procedure known as talc ...


Study Reveals that Minimal Asbestos Exposure Can Lead to Mesothelioma  Mesothelioma.net Blog

Though asbestos company owners often argue that low level exposure to their contaminated products cannot lead to the rare form of cancer known as malignant ...


Mesothelioma Doctors Urged to Sharpen Their Communication Skills |  Surviving Mesothelioma

A Japanese study suggests that some mesothelioma doctors are falling short when it comes to communicating with their patients.


Mesothelioma Victim's Attorney Exposes Weakness of Johnson & Johnson's Witness  Mesothelioma.net Blog

California court watchers are getting a robust education about mesothelioma, and how big companies work to hide their role in the illness, as they watch the ...


Radiotherapy for Mesothelioma Doubles Survival in New Study |  Surviving Mesothelioma

Italian researchers presenting at an international conference this week say the right kind of radiotherapy for mesothelioma can dramatically boost survival.


What I Learned About Mesothelioma Caregiving and Terminal Illness  Asbestos.com

At 49, I was feeling pretty *content* with my life. Happily married to my husband Brian for more than 30 years, I was successfully running my own retail business in ...


Mesothelioma Cancer: Chemoimmunotherapy is Next Frontier  Surviving Mesothelioma

Australian doctors say a combination of chemotherapy and immunotherapy is the "next frontier" for mesothelioma cancer treatment.


Palliative Radiotherapy for Mesothelioma: Combination Could Be Curative  Surviving Mesothelioma

Doctors in Pennsylvania may have found a way to boost the effectiveness of palliative radiotherapy for pleural mesothelioma.


Risk for Mesothelioma Does Not Decline After Asbestos Exposure Stops |  Surviving Mesothelioma

A new report contains some disappointing news for former asbestos workers: The risk for mesothelioma does not go down when asbestos exposure stops.


Prevent Malignant Mesothelioma with Flaxseed Compound?  Surviving Mesothelioma

There is new evidence that a compound found in flaxseeds may help prevent malignant mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases.


Mesothelioma Tumor Progression Can be Tracked With Blood Test |  Surviving Mesothelioma

Italian researchers say it's possible to monitor mesothelioma tumor progression with a simple blood test for the protein mesothelin.


Opioids for Mesothelioma: Evaluate Your Own Pain  Asbestos.com

Cancer patients are highly susceptible to opioid addiction and opioid abuse. It's important to properly evaluate your pain and manage it wisely.


High-Dose Radiotherapy Boosts Survival Rate in Mesothelioma  Medscape

Treatment with high doses of radiotherapy may significantly boost survival for patients with mesothelioma, according to new findings. New results from a ...


NIOSH considers mesothelioma registry; seeks input | 2019-05-02  Safety+Health magazine

Washington — NIOSH is gauging the feasibility of a national registry intended to track cases of mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer linked to on-the-job ...


Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Offers a Chemical Plant Worker with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer on the Spot Access to Attorney Erik Karst and His Colleagues at Karst von Oiste -- Get a Better Financial Compensation Result  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is very focused on seeing to it that a chemical plant worker with recently ...


Pain Management in Patients With Malignant Mesothelioma: Challenges and Solutions  Oncology Nurse Advisor

Pain related to malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM), a rare and aggressive cancer affecting the pleural lining, has a multifactorial etiology. As a result ...


New "Containment" Approach May Prevent Metastases in Mesothelioma  Mesothelioma.net Blog

When it comes to treating malignant mesothelioma, the generally accepted protocol is a combination of surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy. The goal ...


Targovax Announces Completed Enrollment of ONCOS-102 Trial in Mesothelioma  PRNewswire

OSLO, Norway, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Targovax ASA (OSE: TRVX), a clinical stage biotechnology company developing immune activators to target ...


New Study Identifies Six Factors Associated with Improved Mesothelioma Survival  Mesothelioma.com

A University of Pittsburgh study has identified six factors associated with improved survival among mesothelioma patients.


"Count Me In" Project May Hold Promise For Mesothelioma Research  Mesothelioma.net Blog

In the quest to find a cure for malignant mesothelioma, one of the biggest obstacles that researchers encounter is the lack of patient sample information available ...


FAQs About Nutrition & Mesothelioma | Answers to Common Questions  Asbestos.com

Many mesothelioma patients and their caregivers have questions about nutrition and cancer. We've answered the most commonly asked questions on the ...


Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Appeals to a Family Whose Loved One Recently Passed Away from Confirmed Mesothelioma Before the Financial Compensation Process Could Start to Call Them for Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst for Immediate Help and Guidance  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is appealing to a family who just lost their husband or dad to confirmed ...


New Imaging Technology May Improve Effectiveness of Peritoneal Mesothelioma Surgery  Mesothelioma.net Blog

An innovative new imaging technology developed by a physician at Massachusetts General Hospital is being tested on peritoneal mesothelioma patients to ...


Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer to Not Put Off the Compensation Process - Call Them for Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst and His Team at Karst von Oiste for a Better Financial Settlement  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are urging a Navy Veteran who has just been diagnosed with ...


Texas Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Offers a Navy Veteran with Confirmed Mesothelioma in Texas On-The-Spot Access to Attorney Erik Karst for Plan to Get the Best Possible Financial Compensation Results  PRNewswire

AUSTIN, Texas, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are making instant access to the lawyers at the law firm of ...


Could Anti-Tumor Antibiotic Hold the Key to Curing Mesothelioma?  Mesothelioma.net Blog

Could the cure for mesothelioma be found in an antibiotic? It's just one of the questions that researchers will be able to answer now that scientists have solved ...


Mesothelioma Survivor Reflects on Mother's Day  Mesothelioma.com

In true mom fashion, my mother announces, “I'm going to be your mother now…” and dispenses her advice, which is usually right on the money. This was never ...


Oklahoma Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Offers to Help a Navy Veteran in Oklahoma with Mesothelioma Obtain Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst to Map Out a Plan for Better Compensation, Especially if the Veterans Asbestos Exposure Occurred at a Shipyard  Yahoo Finance

OKLAHOMA CITY , May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oklahoma Mesothelioma Victims Center is offering to assist a Navy Veteran with mesothelioma ...


Colorado Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer in Colorado Who Spent Time in a Shipyard to Call for Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst One of the Nation's Top Compensation Lawyers  PRNewswire

DENVER, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Colorado Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging a Navy Veteran with mesothelioma or asbestos exposure lung ...


EPA's New Rule Shows Resistance to the Need for an Asbestos Ban  Mesothelioma.com

The EPA ignored advice from agency experts to fully ban asbestos, instead imposing regulations that may increase the toxin's use. Learn more at ...


Despite CertainTeed's Objections, Roofer's Mesothelioma Lawsuit to Proceed  Mesothelioma.net Blog

When roofer Stephen Jackson was diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma in January of 2017, he immediately knew that his asbestos exposure came from his ...


Colorado Mesothelioma Victims Center Is Now Offering Instant Access to Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste for a Person in Colorado with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer, for a Compensation Settlement  PRNewswire

DENVER, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Colorado Mesothelioma Victims Center's number one goal is making certain every single person who will be ...


North Carolina Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a Manufacturing Worker with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer in North Carolina to Get Serious About Their Compensation and to Call for Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst  PRNewswire

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The North Carolina Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We do not want a factory or manufacturing worker in ...


Nintedanib in combination with pemetrexed and cisplatin for chemotherapy-naive patients with advanced malignant pleural mesothelioma (LUME-Meso): a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled phase 3 trial  The Lancet

Nintedanib targets VEGF receptors 1–3, PDGF receptors α and β, FGF receptors 1–3, and Src and Abl kinases, which are all implicated in malignant pleural ...


Oklahoma Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges the Family of a US Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer in Oklahoma to Call for Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst-One of the Nation's Top Lawyers for Compensation results  PRNewswire

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oklahoma Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "Sometimes by the time a Navy Veteran with ...


Missouri Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Offers a Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer in Missouri a Vital Work Up Report That Will be Needed for Better Compensation and They Recommend Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste to Get the Job Done  PRNewswire

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Missouri Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are offering a US Navy Veteran with mesothelioma or ...


Minnesota Mesothelioma Victims Center Urges a Person in Minnesota With Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer to Call Them for Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst and His Colleagues at Karst von Oiste - It Takes a Team for the Best Compensation Results  PRNewswire

MINNEAPOLIS, May 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Minnesota Mesothelioma Victims Center's number one priority is seeing to it that a person with mesothelioma ...


Curis Completes Mesothelioma Enrollment in CA-170 Study  PRNewswire

LEXINGTON, Mass., May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRIS), a biotechnology company focused on the development of innovative ...


Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Appeals to a Welder Who Learned Their Trade in the Navy and Now Have Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer to Call for a Free Compensation Analysis from Attorney Erik Karst Found of the Law Firm Karst von Oiste-Get Better Results  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center is now urging a welder who initially learned their trade in the US Navy and ...


Judge: Company cannot pin mesothelioma case on Bethlehem Steel  Maryland Daily Record

Foster Wheeler cannot pin on Bethlehem Steel the fatal disease a man allegedly contracted at the steel yard that used asbestos products FW supplied, judge ...


Massachusetts Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a Public Utility Worker with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer in Massachusetts to Aim High for Compensation and To Call for Instant Access Attorney Erik Karst of the Law Firm Karst von Oiste  Yahoo Finance

BOSTON, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Massachusetts Mesothelioma Victims Center is appealing to a public utility, gas company, electrical utility or ...


Pennsylvania Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Offers Direct Access to Eric Karst and His Team at Karst von Oiste for a Person with Mesothelioma or Asbestos Exposure Lung Cancer in Pennsylvania -- Get a Superior Compensation Settlement  PRNewswire

PITTSBURGH, May 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Mesothelioma Victims Center is offering a person with mesothelioma or asbestos exposure ...


2019 Pipeline Insights on Malignant Mesothelioma - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Malignant Mesothelioma - Pipeline Insight, 2019" drug pipelines has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Now Offers a Nuclear Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma has on the Spot Access to Attorney Erik Karst and His Remarkable Colleagues at the Law Firm of Karst von Oiste For Much Better Financial Compensation Settlement Results  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate says, "Our number one priority is seeing to it that a US Navy Veteran ...


Study: Less-Invasive Mesothelioma Surgery Yields Better Results  Asbestos.com

A recent study shows less-invasive surgery may produce better results for mesothelioma patients than aggressive procedures.


Mesothelioma Tissue Bank Identifies Survival Factors  Asbestos.com

Researchers have used the National Mesothelioma Virtual Bank to identify six factors that lead to improved survival.


Targeting Blood-Clotting Pathway Improves Mesothelioma Treatment  Asbestos.com

Researchers say blocking heparanase enzyme might make tumors less aggressive and more susceptible to existing cancer therapies.


J&J analyst day drives focus on drug business as talc baby powder comes under fire  CNBC

Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical business will take the spotlight Wednesday at its annual meeting with analysts as the company tries to allay investors' ...


Mesothelioma Immunotherapy Combination Gaining Momentum  Asbestos.com

Recent studies showed pleural mesothelioma patients can benefit from a combination of the immunotherapy drugs Opdivo and Yervoy.


Mesothelioma Symposium Brings Specialists and Survivors Together  Asbestos.com

Well-respected mesothelioma specialists will share their knowledge with patients at the 2019 International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma.


Apatinib Case Study Uncovers Potential Mesothelioma Treatment  Asbestos.com

In a Chinese case study, the chemotherapy drug Apatinib halted mesothelioma progression for five months after standard chemotherapy failed.


No, asbestos isn't banned — but NJ congressman wants it to be  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Asbestos related disorders have claimed the lives of more than 9000 New Jerseyans in almost 15 years so one state Congressman wants to ban the ...


Pacific Mesothelioma Center Moves Closer to Treatment Breakthrough  Asbestos.com

Thoracic surgeon Dr. Robert Cameron and the Pacific Mesothelioma Center moved closer to a major treatment advance by obtaining U.S. patent approval for ...


Survival Improves for Peritoneal Mesothelioma Patients in Finland  Asbestos.com

Survival time improved significantly for peritoneal mesothelioma patients in Finland who underwent a combination of surgery and chemotherapy, according to a ...


Belgian EPP Study Shows Mesothelioma Surgery Extends Survival  Asbestos.com

Despite the controversial mesothelioma surgery, researchers said patients in the EPP study had a median survival of 33.2 months.


Friday's Farming Today with KRVN, May 17  KFXL Fox Nebraska

Alex Voichoskie joined us from KRVN, with your latest agriculture headlines and market numbers.


Gene Therapy Trial for Mesothelioma Opens Internationally  Asbestos.com

A long-awaited phase III clinical trial of a novel gene therapy could change malignant pleural mesothelioma treatment in the future. The trial, which will include ...


Mesothelioma Pain | Treating, Coping with Chest & Abdominal Pain  Asbestos.com

Pain in the chest or abdomen is a common symptom of mesothelioma. Tumors & fluid buildup can cause painful coughing & breathing. Learn about treatment ...


Louisiana Mesothelioma Victims Center Warns People in Louisiana With Mesothelioma About Claims Centers with A Better Offer-Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst and His Team at Karst von Oiste-Get Much Better Compensation  PRNewswire

NEW ORLEANS, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Louisiana Mesothelioma Victims Center is warning people with mesothelioma in Louisiana about 'claims ...


Fever & Night Sweats Causes in Mesothelioma Patients  Asbestos.com

Fever and night sweats are uncommon mesothelioma symptoms in the early stages of the cancer. Less than 10 percent of mesothelioma patients experience ...


French Study Reveals Potential Mesothelioma Treatment Target  Asbestos.com

Researchers need better ways to track and treat mesothelioma. Brain-derived neurotrophic factor may be a useful biomarker for this.


CAR T-Cell Therapy for Mesothelioma Proving Effective in Clinical Trial  Asbestos.com

A mesothelioma clinical trial testing novel CAR T-cell therapy with a PD-1 inhibitor and chemotherapy is showing promising results among patients.


How to Survive Mesothelioma | Survivor Story  Mesothelioma.net Blog

Surviving mesothelioma isn't always possible, but odds are better with an early diagnosis and an aggressive treatment plan.


Mesothelioma Treatment Combines Proton and Photodynamic Therapy  Asbestos.com

A recent study showed improved survival time for pleural mesothelioma patients treated with a combination of photodynamic therapy and proton radiation.


Court Of Appeal Rules Reinsureds Cannot "Spike" Mesothelioma Reinsurance Claims - Insurance - UK  Mondaq News Alerts

The Court of Appeal has found that the practice of spiking (whereby insurers were entitled to present their reinsurance claims to any policy year of their choice) ...


Study: Aggressive Surgery Underutilized with Pleural Mesothelioma  Asbestos.com

A recent study found aggressive tumor-removing surgery is beneficial for patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma, regardless of cell type.


Chemo-Carrying Gold Nanoparticles Tested on Mesothelioma  Asbestos.com

Italian researchers have reported early success using gold nanoparticles as a chemotherapy-delivery vehicle for mesothelioma.


Bill May Open Up Businesses to Lawsuits  Alton Daily News

The clock is ticking for Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker to sign legislation that some business owners said could open up companies in Illinois to worker injury lawsuits ...


Mesothelioma Fatigue Causes: Treatment, Symptoms & Other Factors  Asbestos.com

Most mesothelioma patients experience cancer-related fatigue, which is a feeling of weakness or exhaustion that does not go away after resting.


Debate Continues on When Best to Use Mesothelioma Chemotherapy  Asbestos.com

Researchers at the University of Maryland are focused on finding the best time to use standard chemotherapy for mesothelioma surgical candidates.


Dealing with Mesothelioma Recurrence: Pick Up and Move On  Asbestos.com

Pleural mesothelioma survivor Emily Ward discusses how she's dealing with her recent recurrence and harsh side effects from chemotherapy.


'Game of Thrones': Twitter reacts to Episode 5, 'The Bells'  PhillyVoice.com

'Game of Thrones' is one episode away from the series finale, and we have some concerns after Sunday night's hell-raising episode. All welcome the birth of the ...


Top 10 Mesothelioma and Asbestos News Stories of 2018  Asbestos.com

The death of Dr. David Sugarbaker and asbestos controversies with Claire's and Johnson & Johnson highlight Asbestos.com's most read news stories of 2018.


Firefighters face cancer risk  NTV

When we discuss the dangers of being a firefighter we often just focus on the here and now. The heat from the flames, the smoke and the physical exhaustion ...


Targeting Certain Lymph Nodes Could Change Mesothelioma Treatment  Asbestos.com

A recent clinical trail led by Dr. Joseph Friedberg reveals that targeting intercostal lymph nodes could revolutionze how doctors treat mesothelioma.


Risk of Dying from Mesothelioma Varies by Type, Study Shows  Surviving Mesothelioma

The risk of dying from mesothelioma rises and gradually falls in the decades after exposure for most, but not all, types of asbestos cancer. New research shows ...


New Immunotherapy Clinical Trial Targets Common Mesothelioma Protein  Asbestos.com

The latest immunotherapy clinical trial for mesothelioma targets VISTA, a common surface protein expressed in 90 percent of mesothelioma tumors.


Mesothelioma Information: List of Treatment & Compensation Resources  Asbestos.com

Looking for mesothelioma information? Start here. These are the most important support, treatment & financial pages for patients & their families to visit.


Study Reveals Mesothelioma Chemotherapy May Be Underused in Older Patients  Surviving Mesothelioma

The older a mesothelioma patient is, the less likely he or she may be to receive mesothelioma chemotherapy, according to a new Australian study.


Mesothelioma Early Detection Getting Closer with Blood Test  Asbestos.com

German scientists are advancing a new, more reliable blood test that could lead to earlier detection and better prognosis for malignant mesothelioma. Instead of ...


Vaccine and Chemotherapy Combo Shows Promise for Mesothelioma  Asbestos.com

Mesothelioma patients saw promising results in a recent clinical trial testing the novel cancer vaccine TroVax with standard chemotherapy.


Muscle Weakness & Mesothelioma | Symptom Causes & Prevention  Asbestos.com

Muscle weakness is a common symptom of mesothelioma. To combat this, it is important for patients to start an exercise routine early and have a strong nutrition ...


International Symposium on Mesothelioma to Focus on Immunotherapy  Asbestos.com

The eighth annual International Symposium on Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma will focus on emerging treatments such as immunotherapy and gene therapy.


DIY Tips, Inspirational Mesothelioma Survivors Among Top Blogs for 2018  Asbestos.com

Renovation tips and inspiring stories from mesothelioma survivors highlight the most-read blogs of 2018 from The Mesothelioma Center at Asbestos.com.


 

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