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Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation’s Annual Report 2013 Release
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The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation released its 2013 Annual Report, including audited financials and program information. (PRWeb August 28, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12129938.htm
 
New Clinical Trial: Using the Listeria Virus to Fight Mesothelioma
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On September 10, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation will host a new installment of its Meet the Mesothelioma Experts live broadcast, featuring Stephen Isaacs, the chairperson, president and CEO of Aduro BioTech, discussing the company’s new mesothelioma clinical trial, which uses a modified Listeria virus. (PRWeb August 28, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases ...
 
Study Finds Bacteria Compound Shrinks Mesothelioma Tumors, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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A compound made of proteins produced by Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) bacteria has been found to kill mesothelioma cells and boost tumor-fighting T-cells. (PRWeb August 21, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12106819.htm
 
Cancer Research Funding Organization Now Accepts Bitcoin Donations
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The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation announced today that it now, in addition to traditional ways to donate, also accepts Bitcoin donations. (PRWeb August 28, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12129762.htm
 
Acclaimed Author Lionel Shriver Supports Mesothelioma Awareness Day
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The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation released today a video of the acclaimed author, Lionel Shriver, showing her support to end mesothelioma, by urging viewers to observe September 26th as Mesothelioma Awareness Day. (PRWeb August 25, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12118242.htm
 
Focus on Mesothelioma in Pharmaceutical Company Investor Meeting
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The executive director of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, Mary Hesdorffer, APRN, was featured as a speaker during a Verastem, Inc. investor meeting to bring attention to mesothelioma and the need for clinical trials to advance and to increase the number therapeutic options for mesothelioma patients. (PRWeb July 30, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07 ...
 
October Events: Regional Conference on Mesothelioma in Chicago
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The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation), in collaboration with The University of Chicago Medicine, announced that on October 10th it will host a, one-day, regional conference at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, bringing together area experts in the field of mesothelioma and making them accessible to attendees. (PRWeb July 31, 2014) Read the full story at http://www ...
 
‘More Promising Mesothelioma Clinical Trials than Ever Before,’ Says Expert
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Mary Hesdorffer, APRN, expert mesothelioma nurse practitioner and executive director of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, stated recently at the organization’s board meeting, that mesothelioma patients today have many more options for clinical trials to choose from than ever before. (PRWeb July 31, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12062719.htm
 
New Study Links Enzyme with Poor Mesothelioma Outcomes, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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Italian researchers say a molecule linked with ovarian cancer may also affect the aggressiveness of malignant pleural mesothelioma. (PRWeb August 04, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12061587.htm
 
Drugs Used to Fight Cholesterol Could Also Help in Mesothelioma Treatment, Baron and Budd Reports
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Simvastatin Could Boost Effectiveness of Chemotherapy Drug Pemetrexed (PRWeb August 14, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12094588.htm