vendredi 22 mai 2015

Onco Actu du 22 mai 2015

1. Biologie

Healthy skin may carry DNA changes linked to cancer [Cancer Research UK]

Cancer-Driving Mutations Common in Normal Skin Cells [The Scientist]

Quarter of skin 'on road to cancer' [BBC News]

1.1 Biologie - Gènes

International study of advanced prostate cancer genome finds abundance of potential targets for drug therapy [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

International DNA study heralds new era for prostate cancer trials [Cancer Research UK]

Prostate cancer ‘Rosetta stone’ paves way to targeted drugs [The Guardian]

Link Found Between Breast-Cancer Genes, Prostate Cancer [Wall Street Journal]

Prostate cancer breakthrough as scientists crack genetic code behind nine in 10 tumours [The Telegraph]

2. Etiologie

Cancer risk linked to DNA ‘wormholes’ [The Institute of Cancer Research, London]

3.1 Tabac

MPs accepted tobacco company freebies over last five years [Cancer Research UK]

Tobacco companies prepare multi-billion compensation claims over UK plain packaging [The Telegraph]

Smokers who quit may have brains hard-wired for success [Reuters]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Fred Hutch researchers discover tumor molecule that causes spread of pancreatic cancer [Fred Hutch]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

Mammograms: Are they needed or not? [CNN]

5. Traitements

New chemical technology boosts potency of targeted cancer therapy [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Eureka Therapeutics Inc. and Boehringer Ingelheim Announce a Collaboration to Identify Next Generation Antibodies for Cancer Treatment [Boehringer Ingelheim]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Legislators want “pharmaceutical cost transparency”. Are they asking the wrong question? [Science-Based Medicine]

6.10 Politiques

House committee approves bill to speed new drugs to market [Reuters]

6.11 Patients

Well: Living With Cancer: Patients on Our Own [NY Times]

6.4 Médico-éco

ASCO Proposes Payment Reforms to Support Higher Quality, More Affordable Cancer Care [ASCO]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

On the move: Big Data in Biomedicine goes mobile with session on mHealth | Scope Blog

6.7.2 Applis

Cooper's MD Anderson center to use Apple Watch to track breast cancer patients' health, help them with treatment [NJBIZ]

6.9 Controverses

When will ‘open science’ become simply ‘science’? [Genome Biology]

Response to parts 2-3 of NEJM series on pharma-MD relations [HealthNewsReview]

Why Do Some Doctors Reject Evolution? [Pacific Standard]

When will ‘open science’ become simply ‘science’? [Genome Biology]