Mesothelioma Cancer News: British Runner Races to Raise Money For a Cure

British runner Steve Lee, diagnosed with mesothelioma in 2007 has dedicated the rest of his life to raising money for research

Pathologist Panel Reveals New Guidelines for Diagnosing Mesothelioma —Press Release Distribution — An international panel of pathologists released a statement on the guidelines for pathological diagnosis of diffuse malignant mesothelioma. The primary recommendation was antibody tests should be performed and are crucial to distinguishing mesothelioma from other cancer types. The panel, which included 16 pathologists from the International Mesothelioma Interest Group, assembled […]

Missing Enzyme Key to New Mesothelioma Treatment

Dallas, Texas ( — A new study by Dartmouth Medical School and Amtek, gives hope to patients with cancer tumors that are resistant to traditional treatment options, including mesothelioma. The researchers developed a treatment using two chemical agents to kill tumors while protecting healthy cells. The study uses previous research suggesting that methylthioadenosine phosphorylase (MTAP), […]