mercredi 24 juin 2015

Onco Actu du 24 juin 2015

1. Biologie

Extra DNA Base Discovered [The Scientist]

2. Etiologie

Viagra 'may raise the risk of skin cancer by 30 per cent' [The Telegraph]

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

Insecticide lindane found to cause cancer [The Guardian]

WHO agency says insecticides lindane and DDT linked to cancer [Reuters]

3.1 Tabac

Teens confused about harms of marijuana and e-cigarettes, Stanford study finds [Scope Blog]

In twist, scientists join tobacco companies to fight cancer [Reuters]

3.3 Prévention - Vaccins

Dangerous cervical lesions reduced since start of HPV vaccination [Reuters]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Researchers develop new breath test to diagnose oesophageal and gastric cancer [Imperial College]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Precision Oncology: Creating a Genomic Guide for Melanoma Therapy [NIH Director's Blog]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

Journal of Surgical Oncology Publishes Study Showing Oncotype DX® DCIS Score™ Result Changes Treatment Recommendations in 30 Percent of DCIS Breast Cancer Patients [Genomic Health]

Many Women with Dense Breasts May Not Need Additional Screening [National Cancer Institute]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Chris Viehbacher explains: "If I had $2 billion to invest…" [FierceBiotech]

Agenus (AGEN) Gets Billion-Dollar Valuation From Analyst Based on Cancer Drug That Doesn't Exist [TheStreet]

Ex-Sanofi CEO talks about his new $2 billion investment fund [Fortune]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Current blood cancer drug prices not justified, MD Anderson study finds [MD Anderson Cancer Center]

ASCO proposes cancer drug scorecard, with some scary examples for Big Pharma [FiercePharma]

5.6 ESMO

Josep Tabernero to serve as ESMO President 2018-2019 [Vall d'Hebron Institute Oncology]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Happiness and the art of care and conversation on the cancer ward [The Conversation]

6.10 Politiques

Senate panel approves $2 billion raise for NIH in 2016 [Science]

Data overprotection [Nature News & Comment]

Cancer society makes first ever public pitch to parties ahead of election [The Globe & Mail]

6.11 Patients

Your stories: The difference a cancer diagnosis makes [BBC News]

6.6 Publications

Not 25%, But Still Not Good [In the Pipeline]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Welcome To The Sharing Economy. Cancer Researchers Are Next. [Xconomy]