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2015 International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma Will Take Place at the National Institutes of Health Campus
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The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation will hold its 12th annual International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma from March 2nd through March 4th of 2015 in Bethesda, Maryland, on the campus of the National Institutes of Health and at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda. (PRWeb November 24, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12347581.htm
 
Mesothelioma Lawyers & Personal Injury Attorney at LK Named Best Lawyers
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Five mesothelioma lawyers and a personal injury attorney at Levy Konigsberg LLP have recently been named Best Lawyers, by US News-Best Lawyers 2015 Edition, in several categories, including personal injury, product liability, mass tort, and medical malpractice litigation. (PRWeb November 21, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/mesothelioma/lawyers/prweb12341279.htm
 
Survey: Women underrate threat of lung cancer
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Many women underestimate a major women's health issue – lung cancer, according to an American Lung Association survey.
 
Cancer Research Foundation Announces New Board Member
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The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) announced today that Melissa Culligan, RN, BSN, MS, a thoracic surgery nurse with extensive mesothelioma experience, has joined the organization’s Board of Directors. (PRWeb October 30, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12291811.htm
 
Compensation ruling joy for asbestos campaigner
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A CAMPAIGNER from South Tyneside has welcomed a High Court ruling that people suffering from an asbestos-related lung disease can keep all of their compensation payouts.
 
Curcumin and tackling mesothelioma: an interview with Dr. Afshin Dowlati
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An important point about this work is that the research into curcumin was conducted following a discovery about mesothelioma, rather than being the primary endpoint of the study.
 
New Article Supports Fine Needle Technique for Mesothelioma Diagnosis, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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Italian researchers say a technique that aspirates pleural tissue through a fine-gauge needle is a less traumatic way to perform mesothelioma tissue biopsies. (PRWeb November 08, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12311885.htm
 
Polaris Group Announces Treatment of First Patient in Phase 1 Study of ADI-PEG 20 plus Pemetrexed and Cisplatin in ...
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SAN DIEGO, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Polaris Group announced today that the first patient has been dosed in its Phase 1 trial of ADI-PEG 20 in combination with pemetrexed and cisplatin for the treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) and non-squamous non-small cell lung...
 
New Study Suggests Spanish Workers Missing Out on Mesothelioma Compensation, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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A report released by the Spanish Ministry of Health finds that mesothelioma is “grossly under-recognized” in Spain. (PRWeb October 27, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12278143.htm
 
The Mesothelioma Victims Center Adds The MD Anderson Cancer Clinic At The University Of Texas As New Resource For ...
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The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "This week we have added the University Of Texas' MD Anderson Clinic to our list of resources given out to diagnosed victims of mesothelioma inquiring about information related to this rare form of malignant cancer. We are excited to provide families going through a recent diagnosis with free information on what the treatment options are as well as where to ...