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Asbestos exposure "unlikely to cause major health problems"

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A review of scientific evidence about the risks of asbestos exposure to residents of houses undergoing renovation and repair work, such as has been carried out and is ongoing in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes, has found the health risks are generally low.

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Asbestos 'unlikely to cause health issues for residents'

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A review of scientific evidence about the risks of asbestos exposure to residents of houses undergoing renovation and repair work, such as has been carried out and is ongoing in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes, has found the health risks are generally low. Nevertheless care should always be taken to minimise inhalation of asbestos fibres.

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Not for the Faint of CAR-T: The CAR-T Therapy Landscape in 2015

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The market interest surrounding anti-tumour CAR-T therapies was one of the defining themes of 2014 and investor enthusiasm for the area is unlikely to abate in 2015. “CAR-T therapy looks like it’s becoming little short of a revolution in the treatment of some cancer types, but numerous risks are being lost in the hype,” said Jacob Plieth, report author and EP Vantage reporter.

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