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Thursday Aug 28 | Hispanic Business

New Clinical Trial: Using the Listeria Virus to Fight Mesothelioma

The interview will be led by the experimental therapy for malignant pleural mesothelioma, known as CRS-207.

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Related Topix: Health

Thursday Aug 28 | Oxford Times

Asbestos-related deaths 'will peak in next five years'

ASBESTOS deaths are set to reach a record high in Oxfordshire in the next six years, it has been warned.

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Related Topix: Oxfordshire County, England, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Health

Thursday Aug 28 | Oxford Mail

COMMENT: Companies must ensure this does not happen again

HEALTH and safety legislation means firms are now under strict instructions to dispose of asbestos safely when buildings are being demolished.

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Related Topix: Health, Nursing, Medicine

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WebWire

Are New Buildings in Canada Being Outfitted with Pipes Containing Asbestos?

The article 'Pipes with asbestos still used in new buildings' discusses asbestos-cement pipes being installed in new installations and potential health concerns.

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SFGate

Acclaimed Author Lionel Shriver Supports Mesothelioma Awareness Day

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: Health, Business News

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Scotsman.com

Asbestos is not just a historical problem

Scotland's industrial history was given pride of place at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games.

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Portsmouth Today

Cancer patient gives warning on asbestos

A MAN who was exposed to asbestos and now has a lung condition is raising awareness of the substance and its effects.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Asbestos slows Roosevelt cleanupAsbestos slows Roosevelt...

Asbestos slows Roosevelt cleanup School district may hire public insurance adjuster Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/08/25/asbestos-slows-roosevelt-cleanup/14551443/ Most of the debris remains Sunday from the Roosevelt Education Center building that was destroyed by fire.

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Related Topix: Minnesota, Health

Sat Aug 23, 2014

This is Oxfordshire

thisisoxfordshire: Oxfordshire County Council county hall

The family of Anthony Boodell, from Kidlington, are taking legal action over his death on April 25 aged 75, it was revealed at his inquest.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Evening Sun

Bluestone hosting 4th Annual Brandi Estelow Tournament

'My interest in nursing dates back to high school. A desire to help heal people and it seemed only logical to pursue a career as a nurse practitioner,' wrote the late Brandi Estelow in an essay while she was attending Hartwick College in Oneonta.

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Related Topix: Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, Health, Oxford, NY

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Asbestos scare sends school staff home

A wing of Cherryville High School was evacuated Tuesday after workers drilled into asbestos.

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Related Topix: Gaston County, NC, Health

Examiner.com

Dr. Ahmet Is k brings hope to patients with advanced cancer in Gaziantep, Turkey

Gaziantep is a small city with a big resume that doesn't quite connect. The arid dusty landscape that makes the sky appear almost beige during the day, the grit that coats everything; hair, clothes, the inside of the nose, the corner of the eyes along with the over 100 degree temperatures are in stark contrast to the slick advertisements.

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, Travel, Syria Travel, Middle East Travel, Journalism, Health

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Personal Injury Law News

State high court to rule on suit by asbestos-worker's family

A state appeals court had ruled in May that Johnny Kesner, diagnosed in 2011 with a terminal form of mesothelioma commonly caused by asbestos, could sue his uncle's former employer, Abex, which made brake linings filled with asbestos.

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Medical News

CD157 important in malignant pleural mesothelioma

CD157 plays a pivotal role in the progression of malignant pleural mesothelioma and may be useful in the stratification of patients into different prognostic groups, Italian research suggests.

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Related Topix: Health, Ovarian Cancer

South Wales Argus

(8042559) in Happier Times: Gerald Bythell and his wife Evelyn

A FORMER factory worker whose health deteriorated sharply in the months before his death last September, died of industrial disease, a Gwent area coroner concluded.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

This is Local London

Friend demands answers over council worker's asbestos death

The death of a council employee from an asbestos-related cancer has been "brushed under the carpet" by the town hall, according to her lifelong friend.

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Forbes.com

The Negative Impact Of Pfizer's Mergers And Budget Cuts On Cancer R&D

"And then, I don't know if Mikael Dolsten is on the call, but just a question on business development, analyzing, outlicensing activity.

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Related Topix: Biotech, AstraZeneca Group, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Herceptin, Trastuzumab (generic), Oncology

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Stephen J. Foley, Foley & Mansfield Founding Partner and Renowned...

Stephen J. Foley, a renowned trial attorney who was a founding partner of the national law firm of Foley & Mansfield died Saturday peacefully at home surrounded by family after a long illness.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

SFGate

New Mesothelioma Research Reveals Survival Advantage with Repeat...

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Surgery, Oncology, Business News

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Daily Republic

Asbestos pushed in Asia as product for the poor

The executives mingled over tea and sugar cookies, and the chatter was upbeat. Their industry, they said at a conference in the Indian capital, saves lives and brings roofs, walls and pipes to some of the world's poorest people.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Health, Lung Cancer

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