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  • Phase II Clinical Trial Stabilizes Peritoneal Mesothelioma Patients

    Mesothelioma, a rare cancer with just 3,000 cases diagnosed in the U.S. each year, is under-represented in the medical community. Peritoneal mesothelioma, a cancer of the abdomen, is even rarer, representing just ten percent of all mesothelioma patients. Now, the disease is receiving some much-needed attention with several recent studies pointing to successful treatments. In …

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    Posted on Thursday, Oct 8, 2015
  • Biomarker Indicates Prognosis in Mesothelioma Patients

    Many people diagnosed with mesothelioma are given a life expectancy of just one year. Stage of the disease, lifestyle, diet and fitness level of the patient, as well as gender and age all play into a patient’s survival. Now, researchers believe the Ki67 biomarker can be another indicator for survival in peritoneal mesothelioma patients. Mesothelioma is a unique, …

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    Posted on Thursday, Oct 1, 2015
  • Researchers Can Turn to Nature for Help in Finding Mesothelioma Treatments

    Researchers have reported that ingredients found in turmeric, grapes, mistletoe, and even onions, all lend support in the fight against cancer. Now, wasps, crocuses and the Himalayan mayapple have been reported to have special cancer-fighting ingredients. Could nature be the key to the next breakthrough for mesothelioma care? Mesothelioma, a cancer caused by past exposure …

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    Posted on Monday, Sep 28, 2015
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