mercredi 29 avril 2015

Onco Actu du 29 avril 2015

1. Biologie

Why some childhood cancers are examples of ‘big bang’ evolution [The Institute of Cancer Research]

3. Prévention

Diet swap study suggests gut bacteria play a role in bowel cancer risk [Cancer Research UK]

Bowel cancer risk may be reduced by rural African diet, study finds [The Guardian]

3.1 Tabac

The King's warning: expert says George VI should be anti-smoking image [The Guardian]

5. Traitements

Cancer trial will see tiny radioactive balls delivered straight to tumour [The Telegraph]

5.12 Immunothérapies

It’s The Antigens, Stupid [LifeSciVC]

5.2 Pharma

Takeda Agrees to Settle ACTOS Product Liability Lawsuits and Claims; Takeda Stresses Continued Commitment to ACTOS [Takeda]

Takeda Agrees to Pay $2.4 Billion to Settle Suits Over Cancer Risk of Actos [NY Times]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

Innovation and Biomarkers in Cancer Drug Development (IBCD) 2015 [EMA]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

It’s Time For Value-Based Payment In Oncology [Health Affairs Blog]

How Big Can Merck's Keytruda Be In Lung Cancer? [Forbes]

Strong Merck cancer drug sales upstage rival Bristol-Myers [Reuters]

Major Drug Companies Report Solid Results [Wall Street Journal]

5.9.4 AACR - poumon

Trial Yields Positive Data on Pembrolizumab for Lung Cancer [National Cancer Institute]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Two-thirds of bowel cancer patients aren’t advised to exercise despite health benefits [Cancer Research UK]

6.1 Observation

Skin cancer cases in Scotland rise by almost a third [BBC News]

Lottery of cancer survival revealed [The Telegraph]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Digital revolution brings data challenges for NHS [The Guardian]