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A new study shows palliative care should be considered to relieve suffering in all disease stages of mesothelioma cancer, not just at the end of life.
The Indiana State Department of Environmental Management is being taken to court over emails about asbestos exposure.
Former Tennessee State Senator Ray Albright was exposed to asbestos four decades ago, and now he is struggling with mesothelioma cancer as a result.
A new study <em>Inhalation Toxicology</em> looks at the health risks of asbestos exposure on commercial ships. Read more at Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.
The Connecticut State Department of Transportation has announced that asbestos was discovered during the Exit 33 highway construction.
PD-L1 inhibitor atezolizumab has been approved for use with chemotherapy-refractory metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer patients.
Amazon and Microsoft have teamed up with the National Cancer Institute to develop a repository for genome data. Read more at Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.
Kootenai Business Park has made two big steps toward getting delisted from the Libby Asbestos Superfund Site.
West Virginia University will receive $730,000 as part of Joe Biden’s Cancer Moonshot Initiative. Learn more at the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.
Ninety buildings at the University of Maryland have tested positive for asbestos, including five that are classified as hazardous to the public.