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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Veterans and Mesothelioma

Lung Cancer in the Veteran Community

November 23, 2015

Though it is now widely recognized as a cancer-causing toxin, asbestos once was a very popular building material, commonly used in hundreds of products and countless structures across the United States until the 1970s. (Asbestos is still used in the U.S., but to a much lesser extent.)

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What is the Difference Between Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma?

October 4, 2013

Many people have heard the terms mesothelioma and lung cancer, and know that they refer to serious, often fatal diseases, which cause many of the same symptoms: shortness of breath, a nagging cough, and unexplained weight loss and fatigue.

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