mardi 5 mai 2015

Onco Actu du 5 mai 2015

3. Prévention

Lifetime Intense Physical Activity May Lower Risk for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma [AACR]

Prolonged Statin Use May Lower Risk of Lung Cancer Death [AACR]

3.1 Tabac

Over 30 Organizations, Including ASCO, Call for FDA to Regulate E-Cigarettes [ASCO]

Health Experts Angry FDA Still Doesn’t Regulate E-Cigarettes [TIME]

4.11 Dép., diag. & prono. - Ovaire

New ovarian cancer test twice as effective as existing methods [The Guardian]

Ovarian cancer trial boosts hope of screening programme [The Telegraph]

New screening method may identify more ovarian cancers [Reuters]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Myriad Genetics Fights Off Threats From Rivals [Wall Street Journal]

5. Traitements

Trial of new ‘resistance-busting’ skin cancer drug begins as first patient receives treatment [The Institute of Cancer Research]

Multiple types of resistance to new lung cancer drug identified [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

Existing drug shows early promise against deadly childhood brain tumor [Scope Blog]

Study points to possible treatment for lethal pediatric brain cancer [NIH]

5.2 Pharma

Sorrento touts a vague victory for its next-gen Abraxane, and investors are buying [FierceBiotech]

Murky Situation Over the Merck Name Plagues Two Drug Makers [Wall Street Journal]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Global cancer drug spending hits $100 billion in 2014: IMS Health [Reuters]

5.9 AACR

Lynparza, First In A New Class Of Cancer Drugs, Is Surprisingly Active In A Wide Range Of Tumors [Forbes]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Gazing at the crystal ball of European radiotherapy [Cancer World]

6.1 Observation

Patients with Gastrointestinal Tumors at Higher Risk of Other Cancers [UCSan Diego]

Racial Differences in Male Breast Cancer Outcomes [ACS]

Breast cancer to rise 50 percent by 2030? Hey, not so fast! [HealthNewsReview]

6.10 Politiques

Reprieve for under fire EU pharma partnership after Parliament vote [Science Business]

6.6 Publications

The Reproducibility Initiative Weighs In [In the Pipeline]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Well: An Uber for Doctor Housecalls [NY Times]