Asbestos news

Can Asprin Be Next in the Armourey?

October 5th, 2012

New hybrid Aspirin is the next weapon of choice against mesothelioma, according to a study at The City College of New York. The research, published in the ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters, claims that this new compound can actively target cancer … Continue reading

Early Diagnosis of Mesothelioma Hope?

October 5th, 2012

For many years finding mesothelioma early has eluded doctors. However, new research conducted by a Danish team, thinks they may have the answer. An enzyme called MTAP is notably absent in the majority of mesothelioma cells. The team have investigated … Continue reading

Landmark Win Grants Justice and Relief to Thousands

October 5th, 2012

Thousands of workers who have died, or continue to needlessly suffer, won their protracted battle against unscrupulous insurers at the Supreme Court on Wednesday. Judges ruled that insurance liability started at the point an employee was exposed to asbestos dust, … Continue reading

Alternative Therapies for Mesothelioma

October 5th, 2012

Research on extending mesothelioma sufferers life, while improving the quality, has opened up other potential treatments that differ from radiation or chemotherapy. Two different researches from America have looked into various treatments. One team from the Mayo Clinic have looked … Continue reading