mardi 14 avril 2015

Onco Actu du 14 avril 2015

3. Prévention

‘The Emperor of All Maladies’ ignores a big piece of the story [The Boston Globe]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

£5m stratified medicine programme launched to personalise care for bowel cancer patients [Cancer Research UK]

Breath test 'could give clues to stomach cancer risk' [BBC News]

Hard Cases: Quantifying Tests, Instead of Good Care [NY Times]

4.1 Dép., diag. & prono. - Prostate

How dogs could sniff out prostate cancer [NHS Choices]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Using the seeds of cancer to guide treatment strategies [The Institute of Cancer Research]

4.7 Dép., diag. & prono. - Col de l'utérus

Smartphone holograms can diagnose cervical cancer [New Scientist]

5. Traitements

Recruiting the entire immune system to attack cancer [MIT News]

New Way to Fight Cancer [Harvard Medical School]

Memorial Sloan Kettering Opens Pediatric CAR T Cell Clinical Trial [Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center]

Science Snaps: exposing melanoma’s ‘safe haven’ to help tackle drug resistance [Cancer Research UK]

Melanoma’s ‘safe haven’ targeted for shut-down [Cancer Research UK]

Scientists visualize potential brain cancer treatments in real time [Virginia Tech]

5.2 Pharma

Roche aims for 11 immunotherapy cancer drugs in late-stage trials this year [Reuters]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Cancer Research Technology and Medivir to develop new class of cancer drugs [Pharmafile]

AstraZeneca and PatientsLikeMe announce global research collaboration [AstraZeneca]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

Roche snags a genomics startup with an eye on cancer R&D [FierceBiotech]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

U.S. prescription drug spending rose 13 percent in 2014: IMS report [Reuters]

5.9 AACR

AstraZeneca to showcase strong oncology science at American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2015 [AstraZeneca]

6.1 Observation

The New Health Care: Why Survival Rate Is Not the Best Way to Judge Cancer Spending [NY Times]

6.10 Politiques

Knocking at the door of the global agenda setters [Cancer World]

6.11 Patients

The public wants easier ways to participate in medical research, study shows [Scope Blog]

Women are not always to blame for delayed breast cancer diagnosis [The Guardian]

6.4 Médico-éco

UK funding for stroke and dementia research still too low, study says [The Guardian]

Dementia research gets 13 times less funding than cancer, figures show [The Telegraph]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

IBM Creates Watson Health to Analyze Medical Data [NY Times]

Doctors’ Knowledge and Help is Now Just a Tap Away with New HealthTap App for Apple Watch [HealthTap Blog]

IBM Announces Deals With Apple, Johnson And Johnson, And Medtronic In Bid To Transform Health Care [Forbes]