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  1. Market Report, "Rosetta Genomics, Ltd. (ROSG) - Medical Equipment -...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company discovers, develops and commercializes next generation diagnostic tests for personalized medicine. It provides testing services such as rosetta cancer origin test, resetta lung cancer test, rosetta kidney cancer test and rosetta mesothelioma test.

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  2. Court Report - December 2014 #2Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    ... to manufacture a generic version of Lilly's Alimta (pemetrexed for injection, used to treat malignant pleural mesothelioma and locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer). View the complaint Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc. v. ...

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  3. New state law nixes deadline for asbestos lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... 1970s. Regulators banned it because exposure to asbestos fibers has been linked to the aggressive cancer called mesothelioma. But the previous law prevented anyone from filing a lawsuit against people involved in constructing buildings using ...

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  4. You & The Law: Asbestos and worker safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WNED

    Across the region over the years, a lot of workers and their families have been exposed to asbestos and face the twin lethal risks of lung cancer and mesothelioma.

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  5. Illinois law nixes deadline for asbestos lawsuitsRead the original story

    Friday | Washington Times

    ... 1970s. Regulators banned it because exposure to asbestos fibers has been linked to the aggressive cancer called mesothelioma (mess-oh-thee-lee-OH'-muh). But the previous law prevented anyone from filing a lawsuit against people involved in ...

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  6. Polaris Group Lead Therapeutic Candidate ADI-PEG 20 Receives Orphan ...Read the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    ... 20 (pegylated arginine deiminase) has received orphan drug designation for the treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) in and in the European Union. Orphan drug designation grants special status to a drug or biological product to treat a ...

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  7. Surviving Mesothelioma Warns of Potential Mesothelioma Risk from Cement Water PipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    Mesothelioma education website cites statistics on thousands of older water pipes in the U.S. that may still contain mesothelioma-causing asbestos. Because asbestos is so closely linked to malignant mesothelioma, we believe that it is important for the public...to be aware of potential asbestos sources... Surviving Mesothelioma says thousands of water pipes in the U.S. contain asbestos and EPA information indicates that these pipes can leach asbestos into drinking water as they age.

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  8. Crewkerne woman searching for former colleagues of Bowhayes LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | This is The West Country

    A CREWKERNE woman is appealing for people who worked at Bowhayes Lodge between 1995 and 1998 with her to come forward after being diagnosed with an asbestos related disease. Mesothelioma is a cancer of the lining of the lung and is widely linked to asbestos exposure, Doreen believes she was exposed to asbestos while at work.

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  9. Cancer diagnosis and treatment need improvementRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Scoop

    ... Of 18 cancers, 14 showed lower survival in New Zealand with exceptions in both countries for melanoma, myeloma, mesothelioma and cervical cancer. "For most cancers, the differences in survival were greatest at one year after diagnosis, becoming ...

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  10. Polaris Group Lead Therapeutic Candidate ADI-PEG 20 Receives Orphan...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Freshnews

    Polaris Group announced today that its lead product candidate ADI-PEG 20 has received orphan drug designation for the treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma in the United States and in the European Union. Orphan drug designation grants special status to a drug or biological product to treat a rare disease or condition.

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  11. What asbestos probe has uncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the roof spaces of five out of six properties tested. A preliminary check of cancer registers found 20 cases of mesothelioma since 1982 among people who lived within a 1.5km radius of the Wunderlich factory or a former James Hardie plant at Newstead ...

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  12. Targeted next-generation sequencing reveals a high number of genomic mutations in advanced malignantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Science Daily

    Next generation sequencing in malignant pleural mesothelioma tumors shows a complex mutational setting with a high number of genetic alterations in genes involved in DNA repair, cell survival and cell proliferation pathways. Increased accumulation of mutations correlates with early progression of the tumor and decreased survival.

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  13. Asbestos warning for old festive decorationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... and to ensure that any fake snow products don't pre-date the 1950s. Asbestos causes the rare form of cancer, mesothelioma, for which there is still no cure. The substance was used heavily in construction right up to the late '90s and it is still ...

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  14. Appeal to solve dad's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | St. Helens Reporter

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. John Poyser was struck down with terminal cancer caused by contact with the deadly material and died aged 80 of mesothelioma in October last year.

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  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Wire

    Full Year 2014 Highlights a Fisc... )--The case of a young North Texas woman diagnosed with mesothelioma highlights the risk of developing the disease through secondhand exposure to asbestos, the mesothelioma la... )--News Corp announced today that Ryan O'Hara will become Chief Executive Officer of Move, Inc. , effective January 5, 2015. Mr. O'Hara will replace CEO Steven Berko... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'AA-' rating to approximately $2.8 billion of Florida Department of Transportation turnpike revenue bonds.

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  16. Weigh-in once a week or you'll gain weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Science Daily

    ... disease have fallen, according to a new, first-ever journal Next generation sequencing in malignant pleural mesothelioma tumors shows a complex mutational setting with a high number of genetic alterations in genes involved in DNA repair, cell ...

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  17. Most patients do not use inhalers, epinephrine autoinjectors correctlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Science Daily

    ... lar disease have fallen, according to a new, first-ever journal Next generation sequencing in malignant pleural mesothelioma tumors shows a

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  18. Genelux Corp. making advancements in cancer treatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... that data hold over time,” said Tom Zindrick, president of Genelux. The company is conducting a trial on mesothelioma at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York and a trial on head and neck cancer at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center. ...

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  19. FDA approval of nonavalent HPV vaccine adds new tool to eradicate cervical cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Science Daily

    ... disease have fallen, according to a new, first-ever journal Next generation sequencing in malignant pleural mesothelioma tumors shows a complex mutational setting with a high number of genetic alterations in genes involved in DNA repair, cell ...

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  20. Can poor sleep lead to dementia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Science Daily

    ... lar disease have fallen, according to a new, first-ever journal Next generation sequencing in malignant pleural mesothelioma tumors shows a

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