The DNA screening process is having success in targeting the specific drugs available for treatment and assisting patient responses. The results in how the patients DNA is damaging internally is providing very helpful guidance to how the patients with mesothelioma will interact with chemotherapy.
There were 24 patients diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma that were involved in the study. The genes that the researchers and scientists were able to identify were related to how well the treated cells repaired and recognized the DNA damage.
Overall the new research suggests that the testing for DNA damage has enhanced doctors abilities to locate and treat the patients malignant pleural mesothelioma.
Mesothelioma is a terrible disease and usually patients that have mesothelioma unfortunately result in death 2-4 months after diagnosis. Mesothelioma is a rare disease and most commonly known from the result of asbestos exposure. The patients diagnosed are entitled to compensation from many trust funds available. These trust funds usually involve large company manufactures that produced products or building materials that contained asbestos related materials. The best mesothelioma lawyers that specialize in asbestos lawsuits will assist family members with damages throughout this unfortunate time in their life. If you are over the age of 50 and have developed symptoms of fatigue or coughing it is highly recommended to see a medical specialist.
If you’ve been diagnosed with mesothelioma or lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure, the team at Mesowatch provides very valuable information on their website at https://mesowatch.com/asbestos-general-information/ in regards to asbestos exposure health risks and they offer free legal advice in connecting you with top rated mesothelioma lawyers in the country.