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Dad-of-three donates body to medical science after losing battle with 'asbestos cancer'
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A FATHER-of-three who lost his battle to asbestos cancer has become one of the first mesothelioma victims to donate his body to medical research.
 
U.S. Cancer Research Foundation Participates in International Conference for Cure and Prevention of Deadly Cancer
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Mary Hesdorffer, MS, APRN-BC, the executive director of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, is a presenter and chair of the nursing panel at the 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group Conference in Cape Town, South Africa. (PRWeb October 21, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12265965.htm
 
New York Law Firm Rudolph F.X. Migliore, P.C. Announces Lung Cancer Risk To Veterans
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Veterans of several wars could be at risk due to exposure to asbestos, the New York Law Firm of Rudolph F.X. Migliore, P.C. announces, as recent studies explore new treatment options. (PRWeb October 15, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12248119.htm
 
Asbestos bombshell: Govt knew about Mr Fluffy risk 25 years ago
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Owners of affected houses now await a decision from the ACT and Commonwealth Governments on whether they should be demolished, Emma Macdonald reports.
 
Over $95,000 Raised for Mesothelioma Research at Pacific Meso Center's 3rd Annual Walk/Hike with Lead Sponsor ...
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SAN PEDRO, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Meso Center's 3rd Annual Walk/Hike for Mesothelioma took place on Sunday, October 12th at the scenic Paramount Ranch in Agoura Hills. The event was attended by several mesothelioma patients, as well as over 250 participants, many of whom are friends and family of persons whose lives have been rocked by mesothelioma. There were also ...
 
New Tests Find Little Likelihood of Mesothelioma from RCF Exposure, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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A German study says the manmade material probably will not cause mesothelioma by itself, but workers still may not be risk-free. (PRWeb October 03, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12213651.htm
 
Press Release
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Aduro BioTech Inc. a leader in cancer immunotherapy today announced that interim data from the Phase 1B clinical trial of its CRS-207 cancer immunotherapy in combination with chemotherapy as a front line treatment for malignant pleural mesothelioma will be presented at the International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) Conference to be held in Cape Town South Africa October 21-24 2014.
 
Verastem to Present New Data at the 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group Conference
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Verastem, Inc. , focused on discovering and developing drugs to treat cancer by the targeted killing of cancer stem cells, today announced that it will present new dat
 
New Report Finds MRI Assessment Technique May Make Surgical Biopsies Unnecessary for Some Mesothelioma Patients ...
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Investigators say "pleural pointillism" is more accurate at spotting mesothelioma on MRI images than the two most common techniques. (PRWeb October 13, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12239216.htm
 
Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Honored to Present at 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group ...
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The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization  , the largest independent non-profit organization in the U.S. which combines education, advocacy, and community to help ensure justice for asbestos victims; is honored to be chosen to present at the 2014 International Mesothelioma Interest Group Conference Oct.