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Meet Tyneside's first specialist mesothelioma nurse supporting those with respiratory condition
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Leah Taylor will help victims of the respiratory disease which has claimed many Tyneside lives
 
New York Mesothelioma Law Firm Belluck & Fox Wins $4 Million Verdict for Plant Worker Exposed to Asbestos
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In the largest asbestos verdict in Oneida County, New York, and the largest asbestos verdict Statewide against a distributor, a jury has determined that Pacemaker Steel & Piping Company, as successor-in-interest to Charles Millar Supply Company, was responsible for a plant worker’s development of mesothelioma and lung cancer due to his exposure to asbestos. (PRWeb March 23, 2015) Read the full ...
 
New Oxford Study Says Deliberate Lung Collapse Makes Mesothelioma Procedure Easier, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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In a newly-published report, doctors in England claim that inducing a collapsed lung can improve treatment for certain mesothelioma patients undergoing thoracoscopy. (PRWeb March 12, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12574106.htm
 
Aduro Receives Orphan Drug Designation for CRS-207 in Mesothelioma
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Aduro Biotech, Inc. today announced that the Office of Orphan Product Development of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted orphan drug designation to CRS-207, a novel immuno-oncology product candidate, for the treatment of mesothelioma.
 
Mesothelioma Researcher Receives Prestigious Grant from Department of Defense
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Marjorie Zauderer, MD, oncologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and member of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation’s Science Advisory Board is the recipient of the Department of Defense’s Career Development Award for her work in mesothelioma research. (PRWeb March 18, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12590060.htm
 
Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Announces Unity and Remembrance Brunch Sunday, April 19
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The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization , which combines education, advocacy, and community to prevent exposure and ensure justice for asbestos victims, today announced t
 
Big ask for man in a mask
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Wirral man to run half marathon in full asbestos safety kit for lung cancer charity
 
New Data Investigating Merck’s KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma to Be ...
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Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that new data evaluating KEYTRUDA® , the company’s anti-PD-1 therapy, in both ad
 
Mesothelioma in southern Nevada likely result of asbestos in environment
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( International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer ) Malignant mesothelioma has been found at higher than expected levels in women and in individuals younger than 55 years old in the southern Nevada counties of Clark and Nye, likewise in the same region carcinogenic mineral fibers including actinolite asbestos, erionite, winchite, magnesioriebeckite and richterite were discovered. These ...
 
New British Study Names Top Prognostic Markers for Mesothelioma, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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UK scientists say some markers are better than others for predicting mesothelioma prognosis and monitoring treatment response. (PRWeb March 19, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/03/prweb12590793.htm