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Enhancing Mesothelioma Research with Primary Cell Lines

Enhancing Mesothelioma Research With Primary Cell Lines

Straight Talk About Mesothelioma, a blog series created by Michael T. Milano, M.D., Ph.D., a radiation oncology specialist, as a resource for mesothelioma patients and their loved ones. Researchers in the United Kingdom recently published an important article that may change the way we study one of the world’s most difficult-to-treat cancers: malignant mesothelioma. The…

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What To Do If You've Been Diagnosed with Stage 3 or 4 Mesothelioma

What To Do If You’ve Been Diagnosed with Stage 3 or 4 Mesothelioma

Straight Talk About Mesothelioma, a blog series created by Michael T. Milano, M.D., Ph.D., a radiation oncology specialist, as a resource for mesothelioma patients and their loved ones. Receiving a diagnosis of late-stage mesothelioma is devastating. Unfortunately, because of the way the cancer grows and spreads, many people don’t get diagnosed until they have an…

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2 Prominent Asbestos-Caused Diseases: Key Differences between Asbestosis and Mesothelioma

2 Prominent Asbestos-Caused Diseases: Key Differences between Asbestosis and Mesothelioma

Straight Talk about Mesothelioma, a blog series created by Michael T. Milano, M.D., Ph.D., a radiation oncology specialist, as a resource for mesothelioma patients and their loved ones. While asbestosis and mesothelioma may seem similar, these 2 diseases are not the same thing. Asbestosis and mesothelioma are both caused by the inhalation of asbestos fibers,…

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