15 Feb

Latest Mesothelioma News

Paradigm-Changing Triplet Therapy for Mesothelioma
CHICAGO — The standard of care for mesothelioma has not changed for a decade, but it should now, say experts. The call for change was prompted by the results showing that bevacizumab (Avastin, Genentech) added to the current standard of care (SOC …
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Mesothelioma Treatment: Velcade and Eloxatin clinical trial now recruiting patients with malignant pleural or peritoneal mesothelioma
The Columbia University Velcade and Eloxatin clinical trial, located in New York City, is recruiting patients with malignant pleural or peritoneal mesothelioma. The study’s primary aim is to determine the objective tumor response rate for Velcade plus …
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TransWorldNews


Mesothelioma Resource Guide is Now Available on Mesothelioma Website
Mesothelioma Resource Guide is Now Available on Mesothelioma Website — HOUSTON, June 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Mesothelioma Resource Guide is Now Available on Mesothelioma Website The Helpful New Resource Guide on Mesothelioma.us Includes a Variety of Book …
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Healthcare Dive


Mesothelioma statistics show need for action
The HSE have published their fatalities statistics. Provisional figures indicate that 144 people were killed while at work in 2015/2016 – up from 142 in 2014/2015. This is the second year running that the numbers have increased and is a worrying trend …
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