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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Retired Dock Worker Blames Self for Late Wife’s Asbestos Exposure, Now Fears for Children

Retired Dock Worker Blames Self for Late Wife’s Asbestos Exposure, Now Fears for Children

April 23, 2018

Leonard Faram feels as though he “murdered” his wife, Annette, who died from mesothelioma in 2015 after inhaling asbestos dust he brought home while working for 10 years unloading asbestos fibers at the dock of an asbestos factory in England, in the 1960s.

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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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Famous deaths resulting from asbestos-causing mesothelioma

7 Famous Deaths Resulting from Mesothelioma

July 14, 2017

Mesothelioma is a deadly disease brought on years after exposure to asbestos.

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This Week in Mesothelioma and Asbestos News

This Week in Mesothelioma and Asbestos News - July 7, 2017

July 7, 2017

Cooney & Conway scours news outlets and wire services from across the country and around the world to find the most interesting and informative news stories related to mesothelioma and the asbestos industry.

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