mardi 7 avril 2015

Onco Actu du 7 avril 2015


Les étoiles de couleur jaune signalent des articles dont la lecture est en priorité suggérée (1*) ou recommandée (3*).

3.1 Tabac

Tobacco tax could lead to ‘a cigarette-free world by 2040’ [The Guardian]

Tobacco display ban comes into force for small traders [BBC News]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Using sound waves to detect rare cancer cells [MIT News]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

National Expenditure For False-Positive Mammograms And Breast Cancer Overdiagnoses Estimated At $4 Billion A Year [Health Affairs]

Mayo Clinic Researchers Combine Common Genetic Variants and Other Factors to Improve Breast Cancer Risk Prediction [Mayo Clinic]

5. Traitements

Strong grasp of immune response dynamics will enhance checkpoint blockade [MD Anderson Cancer Center]

Is fish oil safe during chemotherapy? [Reuters]

5.2 Pharma

Woodford pours another $40M into Northwest Bio and its brain cancer vaccine [FierceBiotech]

China's First Homegrown Pharma [In the Pipeline]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

Why didn't J&J buy Imbruvica partner Pharmacyclics? It wants hot drugs cheap, CEO says [FiercePharma]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Juno, Novartis End CAR-T Patent Fight, With Juno A Little Richer [Xconomy]

Another CAR-T IPO [The Scientist]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

UK to get first three proton beam therapy centres in cancer care milestone [The Guardian]

Personalized Medicine: Redefining Cancer and Its Treatment [ACS]

6.1 Observation

Skin cancer 'linked to package holiday boom' [BBC News]

Head and neck cancer patients subject to 'postcode lottery' [The Telegraph]

Pensioners seven times more likely to have skin cancer than in 1970s [The Guardian]

Pensioners seven times more likely to get deadly skin cancer than 40 years ago [Cancer Research UK]

6.10 Politiques

Will U.K. Politicians Pledge to Ban ‘Most’ Animal Research? [Wall Street Journal]

6.4 Médico-éco

The Cost And Quality Of Cancer Care [Health Affairs]

Incorporating Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Into Comparative-Effectiveness Research: The French Experience [Health Affairs Blog]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

Jess Ainscough, Belle Gibson, and “wellness warriors” vs. cancer [Respectful Insolence]

The quack view of preventing cancer versus reality and Angelina Jolie, part 4 [Respectful Insolence]

6.6 Publications

Other shoe drops for MIT cancer researcher Robert Weinberg as Cell retraction appears -Retraction Watch]

Cancer researcher under investigation in Italy notches eighth retraction [Retraction Watch]