jeudi 9 juillet 2015

Onco Actu du 9 juillet 2015

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Recommendations for UK National Screening Committee [PHG Foundation]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Trovagene Initiates Study to Monitor Response to Immunotherapy in Melanoma Patients Using its Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform [Trovagene]

CELLSEARCH® System chosen as platform for new research on PD-L1 and Circulating Tumor Cells [Johnson & Johnson]

5. Traitements

Solving a breast cancer mystery – why do ‘double-positive’ women do better? [Cancer Research UK]

Common hormone could help treat breast cancer [Cancer Research UK]

Drug could help slow half of breast cancers, study suggests [BBC News]

Breast cancer hope as hormone shown to slow tumour growth [The Guardian]

5.2 Pharma

Roche heads doctor, hospital payment league in 2014 [pharmaphorum]

6.1 Observation

Colon Cancer Hotspots: More Similar to Romania and Russia than to Rest of the U.S. [ACS]

Three Large U.S. Hot Spots Have Excessive Colorectal Cancer Death Rates [AACR]

6.6 Publications

A numbers game [Nature]

We need a measured approach to metrics [Nature News & Comment]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Cloud cover [Nature]

Sequencing the genome creates so much data we don’t know what to do with it [The Washington Post]

Data analysis: Create a cloud commons [Nature News & Comment]