mercredi 23 septembre 2015

Onco Actu du 23 septembre 2015

1. Biologie

Rare variants are not so rare after all, new study finds [The Institute of Cancer Research]

2.5 Etiologie - Gènes

NIH Awards $13M in Grants Toward Identifying Genomic Variants [GEN]

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

When Radiation Isn’t the Real Risk [NY Times]

3.1 Tabac

E-cigarettes used by 1 in 20 Scots, says health survey [BBC News]

3.4.1 Chimioprévention - aspirine

A Great Month for Aspirin [CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Craig Venter's company in deal for whole exome tests at new low cost [Reuters]

5. Traitements

Molecular 'Feedback Loop' May Explain Tamoxifen Resistance in Patients with Breast Cancer [Johns Hopkins]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

Update on publication of clinical data [EMA]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA)

FDA approves new advanced colorectal cancer pill [Pharma Times]

FDA approves new oral medication to treat patients with advanced colorectal cancer [FDA]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

What's a fair price for a drug? [BBC News]

Clinton proposes $250 monthly cap on prescription drug costs [Reuters]

Hillary Clinton Proposes Cap on Patients’ Drug Costs as Bernie Sanders Pushes His Plan [NY Times]

Enough Is Enough [Center for American Progress]

Hillary Clinton Drug Plan Would Cap Consumer Costs, Mandate R&D Spending [Bloomberg]

Public Health: Why Some Policy Experts Question Clinton’s Plan to Contain Drug Costs [NY Times]

Exclusive: Americans overpaying hugely for cancer drugs - academic study [Reuters]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Surgeon Seeks To Help Women Navigate Breast Cancer Treatment [NPR]

6.1 Observation

Europe has 'alarming' rates of smoking, drinking and obesity: WHO [Reuters]

6.11 Patients

I blamed our poverty on my mother. Her breast cancer reunited us [The Guardian]

6.8 Communication

What do "breakthrough" and "promising" mean to people? [HealthNewsReview]