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Onco Actu du 22 avril 2015

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3.1 Tabac

Daily users of ‘tank’-style e-cigarettes ‘more likely to quit tobacco’ [Cancer Research UK]

Cancer Diagnosis Leads to Higher Quit Rates among Smokers [ACS]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Startup Pledges To Cut Cost Of Breast Cancer Genetic Testing From $4000 To $249 [Forbes]

Quest Diagnostics and Inserm Launch Multinational BRCA Gene Datashare Initiative, with LabCorp as First Participant, to Improve the Detection of Inherited Risk of Breast and Ovarian Cancers - Apr 21, 2015

Breast cancer gene testing set to become cheaper and easier [The Guardian]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Releases Draft Screening Recommendations [ACS]

Roundup of Media Messages on the New Mammogram Guidelines [HealthNewsReview]

New breast cancer screening recommendations are more conservative [The Incidental Economist]

The new, baffling world of dense breast diagnosis [CNN]

5. Traitements

Intratumoural drug metabolism and the disposition of anticancer agents: implications for clinical treatment [Cancer World]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Combination Cancer Therapies, Part 1: Combining Immunotherapies [CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst]

5.2 Pharma

Pfizer Phase 3 Study Of Inotuzumab Ozogamicin Meets Primary Endpoint In Adult Patients With Relapsed Or Refractory Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia [Pfizer]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Astellas Pharma and Potenza Therapeutics Partner to Build a Portfolio of Immuno-oncology Therapeutics - Exclusive Collaboration Includes Option for Astellas to Acquire Potenza [Astellas Pharma Inc.]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

Pfizer Receives U.S. FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation For XALKORI® (crizotinib) For The Treatment Of Patients With ROS1-Positive Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer [Pfizer]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Gene Therapy Lurches Ahead, Sees Thorny Future Questions on Price [Xconomy]

5.5 ASCO

2015 ASCO Annual Meeting Press Program to Highlight Advances in Cancer Treatment, Prevention, and Patient Care [ASCO]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

U.S. cancer institute, software firm reach deals in Cuba [Reuters]

6.1 Observation

Use of Radiotherapy after Prostate Cancer Surgery Declining, Despite Evidence of Benefit [ACS]

Bowel cancers 'spotted too late' [BBC News]

6.11 Patients

'None of it’s true': wellness blogger Belle Gibson admits she never had cancer [The Guardian]