Projects

Taconite Symposium
Program for an International Symposium to assess the current state of knowledge concerning any health hazards, which might be associated with the ingestion and inhalation of fibrous particles produced from processing taconite ore.

SV40, Asbestos & Meso-thelioma (SAM Program)
Our goal is to determine the role, if any, of SV40 in human mesothelioma. More...

WTC - Risk Assessment
A tremendous amount of asbestos containing dust was released into the ambient air of Lower Manhattan in the aftermath of the September 11th atrocity. We report the first assessment of the risk of asbestos-related cancer to the general population of Lower Manhattan due to this asbestos exposure. More...

Editorial on SV40 (PDF File)