mercredi 15 avril 2015

Onco Actu du 15 avril 2015

3.1 Tabac

Gene variant linked to smoking longer, getting lung cancer sooner [Washington University in St. Louis]

France tells cigarette companies to use plain packs [Reuters]

Tobacco companies sue FDA over label approvals [Reuters]

Cigarettes, damn cigarettes and statistics [The Undercover Economist]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Breath test shows promise in diagnosing stomach cancer [NHS Choices]

Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancers: Moving Toward More Precise Prevention [NIH Director's Blog]

Most patients are at below-average risk [Reuters]

5. Traitements

New drug to enter trials for drug-resistant blood cancer patients [Cancer Research UK]

Withholding results from clinical trials is unethical, says WHO [Science]

WHO demands disclosure of all clinical trial results [The Globe & Mail]

How to Get All Trials Reported: Audit, Better Data, and Individual Accountability [PLOS Medicine]

5.2 Pharma

Roche hustles its PD-L1 'breakthrough' star into 11 late-stage trials [FierceBiotech]

PI3K Inhibitor Copanlisib in Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma [Bayer]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Roche's Ventana to Develop CDx for Astellas Cancer Compound [GEN]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

Where Are The ‘Five Stars’ Merck Got From Schering-Plough? [Wall Street Journal]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

Preventing medication errors in the European Union [EMA]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Big Bills A Hidden Side Effect Of Cancer Treatment [NPR]

5.9 AACR

Behind the Scenes: Getting the Word Out About the AACR Annual Meeting [CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Advancing Cancer Care Delivery Research in the Next Decade [National Cancer Institute]

California unveils 'precision-medicine' project [Nature News & Comment]

6.10 Politiques

Canadians baulk at reforms to health-research agency [Nature News & Comment]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Apple Announces ResearchKit Available Today to Medical Researchers [Apple]

Digital health records are not safe, report on breaches shows [LA Times]

Report Questions Whether Health Apps Benefit Healthy People [NY Times]

6.8 Communication

Cancer Centers and Advertising Practices [Science-Based Medicine]

6.9 Controverses

Offline: What is medicine's 5 sigma? [The Lancet]