mardi 28 avril 2015

Onco Actu du 28 avril 2015

3. Prévention

I CAN - Cancer prevention tips for a healthier life [Cancer Prevention Blog]

3.3 Prévention - Vaccins

Benefits of HPV vaccine can be seen in high school girls, study says [LA Times]

4.10 Dép., diag. & prono. - FDA, EMA, NICE,...

Senators Seek to Expedite FDA Review of 'Breakthrough' Medical Devices [RAPS]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

Imbalanced NPR political story on mammography guidelines [HealthNewsReview]

5. Traitements

Stem-cell-based therapy promising for treatment of breast cancer metastases in the brain [Massachusetts General Hospital]

Low dose treatment for prostate cancer may be twice as good [The Telegraph]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Personalizing Targeted Immunotherapy: The Promise and the Problem [CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst]

5.2 Pharma

Novartis announces Phase III study of Arzerra® met primary endpoint of improved progression-free survival in patients with relapsed CLL [Novartis]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

Celgene bags a build-to-buy biotech in $485M cancer deal [FierceBiotech]

Celgene to Acquire Quanticel Pharmaceuticals [Celgene]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

FDA review challenges Amgen on a questionable T-Vec study [FierceBiotech]

What's a 'New' Drug in the EU? EMA Explains [RAPS]

FDA staff cite concerns over Amgen's cancer vaccine data [Reuters]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Obama Proposes That Medicare Be Given the Right to Negotiate the Cost of Drugs [NY Times]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Nurturing empathy: an oncologist looks at medicine and himself [Cancer World]

6.1 Observation

Seeing the same doctor could affect time to cancer diagnosis [Cancer Research UK]

6.11 Patients

NHS apologises to patient wrongly diagnosed with breast cancer [The Telegraph]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

Alternative therapies: what’s the harm? - Cancer Research UK - Science blog