Mesothelioma Treatment Approved by FDA, First in 15 Years

Mesothelioma Treatment Approved by FDA, First in 15 Years

May 30, 2019

For the first time in 15 years, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for mesothelioma, a rare and aggressive form of cancer that has been proven to be caused by exposure to asbestos.

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Anti-Tumor Stem Cell Vaccine Could Help Prevent Mesothelioma

Report: Anti-Tumor Stem Cell Vaccine Could Help Prevent Mesothelioma, Other Cancers

March 7, 2018

Researchers at Stanford University have demonstrated that a vaccine with induced pluripotent stem cells (or iPSCs) was able to prevent tumor growth in a wide range of cancers, including mesothelioma.

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nanotechnology may help early detection of mesothelioma

Nanotechnology May Help Identify Early-Stage Mesothelioma

February 28, 2014

The earlier cancer is discovered, the greater the chances of successfully fighting it.  Advances in medicine are helping to put earlier detection within closer reach.  Nanotechnology, which combines molecular science and technology, is one such advancement that may help in identifying cancers suc

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Cooney and Conway Veterans Guide to Mesothelioma - Source: Shutterstock

Veterans Day: Cooney and Conway Launches a Veterans Guide to Asbestos, Mesothelioma and Lung Cancer

November 12, 2013

Veterans have served our country with honor, selflessness, and strength.  On November 11 each year, we pay tribute to those veterans living and deceased with a federal day of observance.  This holiday has been known as Veterans Day since 1954.

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Mesothelioma Awareness Day, Source: Shutterstock

Be Aware, Make a Difference - Mesothelioma Awareness Day

September 26, 2013

Mesothelioma may be considered a rare disease, but anyone whose life it has touched knows how devastating it can be.  Many people want their stories to be heard, and for more people to become familiar with the name of this fatal illness.  Others may be searching for more information about what ca

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