Recent General Malignant Mesothelioma News

Aspirin Continues to Look Promising for Cancer Prevention

(March 26, 2012)

A combined analysis of 51 randomized trials found that daily aspirin use reduces the risk of new cancer diagnoses as well as the risk of cancer death. These results were published in The Lancet. A growing... Continue Reading


Stay on Top of Your Family History of Cancer

(July 15, 2011)

People who are at high risk of cancer as a result of their family history may be advised to undergo earlier or more intensive cancer screening. Because family history of cancer can change over time, it’s... Continue Reading


MVP Does Not Provide Benefit in Mesothelioma Patients

(May 21, 2008)

MVP Does Not Provide Benefit in Mesothelioma Patients The chemotherapy agent Navelbine® (vinorelbine) may improve outcomes for patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma. However, the combination chemotherapy... Continue Reading


Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Procedure Shows Promise for Detecting Lung Cancer

(February 8, 2008)

Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Procedure Shows Promise for Detecting Lung Cancer Use of a minimally invasive technique called endoscopy to detect lung cancer may be more effective than more complicated... Continue Reading