Current Mesothelioma News
Major Changes Coming to Mesothelioma ImmunotherapyAsbestos.comDr. Aaron Mansfield at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota believes that checkpoint inhibitors, immunotherapy, are on the verge of changing traditional treatment for mesothelioma. “If we talk again in a year or two, there is going to be a different treatment ...
Mentor Helps Mesothelioma Survivor Bounce BackAsbestos.com (blog)Mesothelioma survivor Diana Saunders works out at her local YMCA for at least an hour most days, stretching, walking, lifting and sweating. She travels, dances and laughs. She adores her boyfriend, who is 20 years her junior. “I certainly don't sit ...
MicroRNA Molecule May Regulate MesotheliomaAsbestos.comA team of international researchers recently identified a microRNA molecule — found within a gene common to mesothelioma — with the ability to control metastasis. Malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) cells contain high levels of mesothelin, a protein ...