• malignant pleural
  • This is a phase II/III confirmatory study designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of nintedanib (BIBF 1120) in combination + (pemetrexed / cisplatin) followed by nintedanib (BIBF 1120) versus placebo + pemetrexed / cisplatin followed by placebo for the treatment of patients with unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma. (mesothelioma.com)
  • organization
  • The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (formerly known as MARF) is the only nonprofit, charity organization dedicated to ending mesothelioma and the suffering caused by it, by funding research, providing education and support for patients and their families, and by advocating for federal funding of mesothelioma research. (curemeso.org)
  • Von St. James serves as a mesothelioma research funding advocate and conference speaker for the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization and Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Applied Research Foundation
  • The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation announced today that the 2014 recipient of its Pioneer Award is Michele Carbone, MD, PhD, for his remarkable achievements in mesothelioma research. (prweb.com)
  • Dr. Haining Yang, is one researcher whose work with Dr. Carbone resulted in a peer-reviewed grant award of $100,000 from the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation which helped her to develop the data that allowed her two years later to win her NCI-RO1 and DOD grants to study mesothelioma. (prweb.com)
  • help
  • Located at and administered by Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York, a top national research center for mesothelioma, the new Insulators Tissue Bank will make available more of the tissue samples that researchers need to help find a cure for mesothelioma. (prweb.com)
  • fibers
  • Respirable erionite fibers were detected in air samples collected from the affected villages, and lung tissue samples collected from mesothelioma cases contained erionite fibers. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • He has been a leader in the field of mesothelioma research, and every one of his many contributions brings us that many steps closer to life-saving treatments for mesothelioma patients. (prweb.com)
  • Dr. Carbone is known in his field as a generous mentor, and has helped several prolific scientists enter the field of mesothelioma research. (prweb.com)
  • and advocate Congress for increased federal funding for mesothelioma research. (prweb.com)
  • About Author:- This article is based on Daniel's extensive research on mesothelioma and asbestos though he is not an expert in this particular field, he keeps up to date on what such as are doing to fight asbestos. (issuu.com)
  • At their recent 30th Quinquennial Convention in Las Vegas, representatives of the Insulators Union voted to establish and fund a tissue bank to support mesothelioma research. (prweb.com)
  • patients
  • By doing so, Baron and Budd ensured that mesothelioma patients have easy access to information and resources. (issuu.com)
  • Often, mesothelioma patients fall short of medical and legal information. (issuu.com)
  • This model helps mesothelioma patients when they may not have the adequate money to file litigation and carry forward a case. (issuu.com)
  • This model also helps mesothelioma patients to concentrate on their quality of life while Baronand Budd takes care of the rest. (issuu.com)
  • Support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling. (mesothelioma.com)
  • find
  • In particular, you'll want to find one that is close to the hospital or mesothelioma clinic where you or your family member will be spending their time. (mesothelioma.com)
  • A CT scan can be used to find mesothelioma and to find out if it has spread and where it has spread. (cancer.ca)
  • Turkish
  • In 2001, he published in "The Lancet" that predisposition to developing mesothelioma was transmitted as an in an autosomal dominant character in certain Turkish families. (prweb.com)