SV40 does not have a role in the majority of malignant mesotheliomas — a cancer associated with exposure to asbestos – according to a study in this month’s Cancer Research. The study, led by Mount Sinai School of Medicine researchers used a scrupulous protocol that eliminated contamination that has likely been the reason previous studies
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SV40 not implicated in mesothelioma: New highly sensitive approach shows no evidence of SV40 in tumors – SV40 unlikely to be factor in asbestos related cancers
Contaminated Vaccine Doesn’t Increase Risk of Mesothelioma; Study finds tainted vaccine administered to US Vets during the 50s and 60s is not linked to an increase in certain types of cancers including the lung cancer mesothelioma
The findings of a recent study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology indicate that the Simian Virus 40 (SV40) is not linked to an increase in human cancers. Previously, the presence of SV40 had been detected in some cancerous tumor tissues, suggesting a link between SV40 and the development of certain cancers. Among the
Recent news reports that polio vaccines administered in the 1950s and 60s may have exposed many Americans to a potentially cancer-causing monkey virus have alarmed the public. But most cancer experts say today’s vaccines are safe – and there is no reason to avoid vaccinations that can protect children and adults against infectious diseases, such
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