Asbestos Usage Tied to Deaths from Asbestos-Related Diseases

March 13, 2007 - Historical asbestos consumption, a surrogate measure for asbestos exposure at a population level, is associated with deaths from asbestos-related diseases, particularly mesothelioma, new... Read More

NYU Study Validates MESOMARK Test for Monitoring an Asbestos-Linked Cancer

March 10, 2007 - There is new hope for the thousands of Americans suffering from mesothelioma, an aggressive form of cancer linked to asbestos exposure. Read More

Ex-mechanic Wins Mesothelioma Lawsuit Against 2 Automakers

March 8, 2007 - What Grenier didn't know was that with every clutch disc and brake pad he handled, he was exposing himself to invisible particles of asbestos, a known carcinogen. Read More

Beasley Allen Law Firm Supports Asbestos Ban

March 6, 2007 - Tom Methvin, President of Beasley Allen Law Firm in Montgomery Alabama, announced the firm's support of the Ban Asbestos in America Act. Read More

Mesothelioma Stalks Factory Workers

March 2, 2007 - Despite intentional exposure to asbestos in the workplace ending more than 20 years ago, it is now the source of Britain's worst occupational health crisis. Read More

Widow Testifies in Front of Congress in Support of Asbestos Ban

March 2, 2007 - The widow of the late U.S. Rep. Bruce Vento, who died from asbestos-related cancer, urged Congress on Thursday to pass legislation that would ban the substance. Read More

Group Calls for Passage of the Ban Asbestos in America Act of 2007

March 1, 2007 - The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation today applauds Senator Patty Murray for her steadfast leadership on behalf of the mesothelioma patient and research community and offers its... Read More

Senator Renews Call for Asbestos Ban

February 28, 2007 - U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., plans to re-introduce a bill that would ban the importation and exportation of asbestos products in the United States. Read More

NYU Med School Verifies Cancer Test

February 28, 2007 - Researchers from NYU's School of Medicine recently validated a test that monitors mesothelioma, a cancer that affects the protective lining of the body's organs, as an effective way for... Read More

Asbestos Victims Getting Younger

February 27, 2007 - One of the UK's leading lawyers acting for victims of asbestos-related cancer says more and more young people and women are contracting the killer disease. Read More

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