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Meso Foundation’s Statement Regarding CDC Report Announcing Mesothelioma Deaths on the Rise

In light of the newly released report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about the increase in mortality and morbidity of mesothelioma patients, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation),  the only nonprofit organization dedicated to eradicating mesothelioma and the suffering caused by this cancer, has released a statement emphasizing the need […]



Meso Foundation Funds Updated NCCN Resources for Mesothelioma Patients

Through partial funding by the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) has published updated patient resources for malignant pleural mesothelioma. The resources include the NCCN Guidelines for Patients and NCCN Quick Guide sheet.
The NCCN Guidelines for Patients is based on the guidelines used globally in clinical practice to allow health care […]



How One Meso Foundation Board Member Helps Advance Field at IASLC Conference

Melissa Culligan, a member of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation’s Board of Directors started her work on Saturday, December 3 at the 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC), held in Vienna, Austria by attending an all day working meeting focused on the development of an Immunotherapy Guideline for clinicians. This working meeting was held […]