lundi 1 juin 2015

Onco Actu du 1er juin 2015

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1. Biologie

Researchers identify origin of chromosomal oddity in some cancer cells [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

Agribusiness nervous as WHO cancer unit analyzes popular pesticide [Reuters]

2.7 Etiologie - Obésité

Obesity is the 'new smoking' says NHS England's chief executive [The Guardian]

3.1 Tabac

How do you sell death? The tangled world of illicit tobacco [Cancer Research UK]

Did the English smoking ban stop 90,000 children getting ill? [NHS Choices]

England smoking ban cuts children hospital admissions [Cancer Research UK]

Last cigarette: Beijing brings in smoking bans from Monday [The Guardian]

China capital to roll out tough anti-smoking laws [Reuters]

Fewer adults dying because of smoking, figures for England suggest [The Guardian]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Laboratory Tests And Disruption In Medical Care: A New Frontier [Dr Len]

5.2 Pharma

Bristol's Shares Take Hit From Cancer-Drug Results [Wall Street Journal]

Bristol-Myers sues immunotherapy exec who left for AstraZeneca [Reuters]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Amgen and Merck Announce Expansion of Collaboration to Support Studies of Talimogene Laherparepvec in Combination with KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer [Merck]

TESARO and Merck to Collaborate on a Combination Study of Niraparib and KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) [Merck]

AstraZeneca and Lilly to test new cancer drug combination [Reuters]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

Betting on Pfizer merger--or CEO goodbye--traders go bullish on Glaxo [FiercePharma]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA)

Pfizer’s RAPAMUNE® (sirolimus) Becomes First FDA-Approved Treatment for Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), A Rare Progressive Lung Disease [Pfizer]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Advancing The Tenet That In Cancer Care We Need To Embrace Curing When We Can And Comforting Always [Dr Len]

Intractable Pain Due to Cancer [Now@NEJM]

6.1 Observation

Prostate cancer patients eating 'western' diet more likely to die from disease [The Guardian]

6.3 Associations

Cancer Research UK appoints leading experts in surgery, children’s cancers and primary care | Cancer Research UK [Cancer Research UK]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Artificial intelligence will enhance and personalise NHS care, says chairman of NHS England [The Telegraph]

6.9 Controverses

How can we stop big science hoovering up all the research funding? [The Guardian]