Call for research grant applications

Mesothelioma UK has launched a new research grant for 2022 and is inviting applications from 23 March 2022.  Funding for up to £40,000 is available for mesothelioma focused clinical research studies.
Applications should detail a clinical research study within the following themes:
1. Improving the patient diagnostic pathway
2. Improving symptom control and/or Quality of Life (QoL)
3. Improving post-diagnostic monitoring and follow up
4. Improving access to diagnostics, treatment, information, trials or support
Introducing the new Health Companion portal

Working in collaboration with DaSH-Global, a pharmaceutical manufacturing company, we have developed a new digital patient portal known as the ‘Health Companion’. The new system will allow patients to submit data regarding their quality of life and experiences in the...

Join our Asbestos Commercial Club

If you are a business involved in the management of asbestos or the diseases it causes, why not join our Asbestos Commercial Club (MUKACC) to support the vital work that we do? Joining MUKACC can be a great morale booster for your staff, encouraging them to get...

CEO Liz Darlison to speak at the European Asbestos Conference

Mesothelioma UK’s CEO, Liz Darlison, has been confirmed as a speaker at the European Asbestos Forum Conference (EAF). The event will take place from 10-11 November in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands, where she will deliver a talk entitled, Establishing a National...

Mesothelioma National Statistics

The Health and Safety Executive has been publishing statistics on annual mesothelioma deaths in Great Britain on a consistent basis for 50 years. Detailed statistical tables and commentary are available as part of HSE’s National Statistics web pages here. The data...