mercredi 17 juin 2015

Onco Actu du 17 juin 2015

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

DDT may quadruple breast cancer risk [Science]

The teachers who say their classrooms gave them cancer [BBC News]

3.1 Tabac

Fifteen years after smokers quit, heart failure risk may fall to normal [Reuters]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Seeking rare cells [MIT News]

Genomic Health Presents Positive Proof-of-Concept Data for Bladder Cancer Liquid Biopsy Test [Genomic Health]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

Karsten Juhl Jørgensen: Why do five recent reports on breast screening reach conflicting conclusions? [BMJ]

5. Traitements

Radiation experts unite to streamline cancer clinical trials [Cancer Research UK]

Enhancing the Clinical Trials Search Function on [National Cancer Institute]

5.12 Immunothérapies

June Is Cancer Immunotherapy Month [CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst]

5.2 Pharma

Genticel Receives FDA Clearance of IND Application for U.S. Phase 1 Clinical Trial of GTL001 (ProCervix), Company’s First-in-class HPV Therapeutic Vaccine Candidate [Genticel]

Bayer to Present New Data on Copanlisib in Hematological Malignancies [Bayer]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

For Pharma, the Hollywood Model of Buying Pipeline Hits is not a Panacea [Wall Street Journal]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

With IPO in mind, cancer player CytomX steps up with a $70M round [FierceBiotech]

Shifting to Cancer Immunotherapy, CytomX Bags $70M In Crossover Cash [Xconomy]

GlaxoSmithKline, Searching for Hit Drugs, Pours $95M into the 'Living Genome' [Forbes]

New Juno HQ, Altius debut are signs biotech industry is thriving in Seattle [The Seattle Times]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Americans say Big Pharma, not insurers, to blame for sky-high drug bills [FiercePharma]

How Much?! Global Prescription Drug Sales Forecast to Reach $987B by 2020 [Wall Street Journal]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

State-of-the-art research centre will transform cancer treatment [Cancer Research UK]

6.1 Observation

Breast Cancers Are Rising in Younger And In Older Women: Reasons For Concern [Forbes]

6.11 Patients

'Stop Googling your symptoms', teenage cancer victim told before death [The Telegraph]

6.3 Associations

Breast cancer gets a newly renamed charity - and new hope [The Telegraph]

6.6 Publications

Some things we know about incomplete study reporting and publication bias [The Incidental Economist]

6.9 Controverses

Cancer patient takes BRCA1 gene mutation patent decision to high court [The Guardian]