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Doctors Find Lower Treatment Response in Those with Rare Type of Mesothelioma, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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A new meta-analysis of mesothelioma studies finds that people with sarcomatoid mesothelioma are less likely to respond to first- or second-line chemotherapy. (PRWeb September 17, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12169482.htm
 
How asbestos exposure leads to mesothelioma
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Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that develops in the lungs, most often caused by exposure to asbestos. While treatments for mesothelioma are improving, it remains a very difficult cancer to treat, and it has no cure.
 
New Study Suggests Mesothelioma Diagnosis May be Possible from Lung Fluid Alone, Reports Surviving Mesothelioma
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Researchers in Japan say, if a lung fluid test is done at exactly the right time, it is possible to accurately diagnose mesothelioma without a tissue biopsy. (PRWeb September 10, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12151678.htm
 
Mesothelioma Victims Center Shares A Different Side To Mesothelioma: How The United Kingdom Will Continue To See A ...
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The Mesothelioma Victims Center firmly believes that because of factors like age or poor quality healthcare options, about 40% of all people exposed to asbestos decades ago in the United States will go undiagnosed. According to recent news, the British Lung Foundation says that mesothelioma diagnoses is still increasing in the United Kingdom, and the Center believes similar happenings might be ...
 
Prominent Doctor’s New Study Says Lymph Nodes May Impact Mesothelioma Surgery Survival, According to Surviving ...
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A top mesothelioma surgeon has released a study that underscores the role that lymph nodes play in survival after radical mesothelioma surgery. (PRWeb September 12, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12161811.htm
 
ADAO Honored to Serve as Beneficiary for the “Miles for Meso” Event September 27 in Alton, Illinois
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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 serve as the beneficiary of the 6th Annual Alton Miles for Meso 5K race and 2K fun run/walk at 9 AM, on Sat., Sept.
 
New Study Finds Aspirin May Delay Mesothelioma Development in Mice, Reports Surviving Mesothelioma
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Researchers in Australia say aspirin may temporarily stave off mesothelioma in asbestos-exposed mice, but will not keep the disease from developing. (PRWeb September 05, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12142568.htm
 
'Variations' in mesothelioma care
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More needs to be done to ensure people who suffer from asbestos-related cancer are seen by specialist doctors, a new report has suggested.
 
EnGeneIC receives award from Cancer Institute NSW for groundbreaking cancer research
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EnGeneIC, Ltd., an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on revolutionizing the treatment of cancer through the targeted delivery of therapeutic agents directly to cancer cells, announced that, together with the Asbestos Disease Research Institute, it has received the 2014 Cancer Institute New South Wales Premier’s Award for Excellence in Translational Cancer Research.
 
New Research Supports Light-based Detection for Early Mesothelioma, Reports Surviving Mesothelioma
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Japanese doctors say a technique that measures fluorescent light emissions from cells can be used to help distinguish tiny mesothelioma tumors. (PRWeb August 26, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12117567.htm