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Aduro BioTech Names Industry Veteran and Academic Leader, Gerald Chan, DSc to its Board of Directors

"Gerald is a highly respected executive, investor and an internationally renowned scientist.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Asbestos puts state scrutiny on Roosevelt site cleanup

Asbestos puts state scrutiny on Roosevelt site cleanup The removal will likely start within the first two weeks of August Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/07/23/asbestos-puts-state-scrutiny-roosevelt-site-cleanup/13078571/ A backhoe takes down sections of the building as firefighters from St. Cloud ... (more)

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Related Topix: St. Cloud, MN, Health

JD Supra

Texas Supreme Court Holds That Requirement to Provide Evidence of...

On July 12, 2014, in Bostic v. Georgia Pacific Corp. , No. 10-0775, a six-justice majority of the Texas Supreme Court issued a major decision on causation in asbestos cases.

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Related Topix: Paper, Construction, Georgia Pacific, Health

SBWire

Thomas H Hart III Joins Bergman to Tackle Mesothelioma Cases

Asbestos continues to be a threat to American workers and is the leading cause of occupational cancer today.

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Related Topix: Health, South Carolina

NEWS.com.au

Willetton teachers, students may sue

A LAW firm has warned any teachers or students affected by asbestos found at Willetton SHS may sue the Education Minister.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Star Phoenix

Asbestos registry a muddle, advocates say

Jesse Todd, chairperson of Asbestos Disease Awareness in front of the old entrance to Royal University Hospital, July 22, 2014.

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This is Local London

Battersea Power Station evacuated and trains halted after gas leak

A woman dying of exposure to asbestos at Battersea Power Station remarried her husband as she lay on her deathbed.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Health

Mon Jul 21, 2014

ABC News

Two ACT cancer cases 'linked to Mr Fluffy asbestos insulation'

Two people linked to Canberra houses with Mr Fluffy insulation have reportedly been diagnosed with the asbestos-related cancer, mesothelioma.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Health

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Watford Observer

A cancer support group from Garston celebrated its fifth anniversary earlier this month.

The Garston Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma Support roup, which meets on the first Tuesday of every month, celebrated its fifth anniversary and marked the annual Action Mesothelioma Day on Friday, July 4. Set up by Linda Charalambous, a nurse who specialises in supporting people with lung cancer from Watford, St Albans and Hemel Hempstead hospitals, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, World News, United Kingdom, Hertfordshire County, England,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Vets favor new state asbestos law

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Health, Opinion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Theboltonnews.co.uk

Grieving partner calls for more research after grandfather dies from...

But when he was laid low with what he thought was a chest infection, doctors told him he had the deadly cancer mesothelioma, caused by exposure to asbestos 40 years ago.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Northern Echo

Tribute to Teesdale and Weardale rescue team legend

TRIBUTES have been paid to a founder member of a search and rescue team who fought the illness which eventually claimed his life with the same tenacity he put into his voluntary work.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Durham County, England, World News, Health

RiderMagazine.com

The Greatest Escape Motorcycle Ride Benefiiting Victims of Mesothelioma to Be Held August 3

Organizers have announced that the much anticipated The Greatest Escape, 2014, in it's second year, will be led by Grand Marshal, Perry King and a host of celebrities.

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Related Topix: Health, Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Los Angeles, CA, Marina del Rey, CA, Marina del Rey (Marina del Rey, CA), Del Rey, CA

Hispanic Business

Aduro BioTech Names Industry Veteran and Academic Leader, Gerald Chan, DSc to its Board of Directors

'Gerald is a highly respected executive, investor and an internationally renowned scientist.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Science / Technology

BayStreet.ca

New Mesothelioma Research Website Offers In-Depth Articles about Technology and Treatment

Los Angeles, CA / ACCESSWIRE / July 17, 2014 / ResearchMesotheliomaCancer.com, a website that is devoted to helping mesothelioma patients and their families learn all they can about the serious form of cancer, has just launched its new and user-friendly website.

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Hill

Asbestos scare is reminder of Congressional inaction

On Thursday, July 10, the U.S. Capitol Building was forced to temporarily quarantine the House side because of an "asbestos-related incident."

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Related Topix: Health, Environmental Law, Law

North-West Evening Mail

Barrow man died from industrial disease - inquest

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

WKTV

Fifth Annual Juice Classic Golf Tournament set for July 20

A foundation named after a Frankfort man will have its fifth annual golf tournament July 20 to raise money to help ill children.

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Related Topix: Frankfort, NY, Health

JD Supra

Texas Supreme Court opinions

In its final scheduled release of opinions until late August, the Texas Supreme Court issued opinions in two cases this week.

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Related Topix: Paper, Construction, Georgia Pacific, Health, Opinion

Mon Jul 14, 2014

CBS Local

Local Fire Departments Fight Invisible Danger: Cancer

It's a firefighter's job to run into a burning building. But after the smoke clears, the true threat of the profession could appear years later.

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Related Topix: Fire, Health

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