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Date:6/16/2008

the next decade and then tail off, but ongoing exposure to asbestos fibres means that the problem will continue to grow unchecked.

"The healthcare diagnostics industry is racing to develop technologies for the early detection of cancer and other asbestos related lung disease, but the implications of public health failures such as this are huge," says Bernard Murphy, Clinica Deputy Editor.

Some 1800 new cases of asbestosis or related disease are diagnosed annually in England alone and UK deaths are predicted to total 30,000 by 2020.

Notes to Editors:

Clinica is the world's leading medical technology industry news service, and has been reporting on industry developments for more than 27 years from its London headquarters and offices around the world.


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