jeudi 15 octobre 2015

Onco Actu du 15 octobre 2015

1. Biologie

There may be four distinct types of bowel cancer [NHS Choices]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Blood test could match cancer patients to best treatments [The Institute of Cancer Research]

New blood test tracks cancer mutations [The Telegraph]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

New test could help personalise treatment for common childhood cancer [The Institute of Cancer Research]

Gene Signature May Help Predict Survival Outcomes for Some Children With Rhabdomyosarcoma [AACR]

5. Traitements

Have researchers really discovered a ‘new miracle drug to cure nine in 10 cancers’? No, but the research is fascinating [Cancer Research UK]

Arming the Body to Fight Ovarian Cancer [CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Want to Bet Immunotherapy Will Revolutionize Cancer? There's an ETF For That [Forbes]

5.2 Pharma

Merck KGaA overhauls brand identity [PharmaTimes]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Bristol-Myers Squibb Enters into Exclusive Worldwide License and Collaboration Agreement with Five Prime Therapeutics for Colony Stimulating Factor 1 Receptor (CSF1R) Antibody Program [Business Wire]

Bristol-Myers inks a blockbuster $1.74B deal for an Opdivo combo drug [FierceBiotech]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Novo and NEA back a $37M round for a biotech focused on cancer side effects [FierceBiotech]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Cancer group fuels drug price debate with data comparing cost and effectiveness [FiercePharma]

Jack Scannell Talks Loads of Sense on Drug Pricing [In the Pipeline]

6.1 Observation

Shift In Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Treatments Doesn't Affect Breast Cancer Deaths [NPR]

Harriet Watson: “Why should patients have to wait so long for a colonoscopy?” [Cancer Research UK]

Pancreatic cancer drug 'postcode lottery' [BBC News]

6.10 Politiques

Breast cancer patients feel let down by Cameron, says woman cited in PMQs [The Guardian]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

Sarah Hershberger: “Cancer-free” and proof that natural healing works? Not so much… [Respectful Insolence]

6.8 Communication

The Best Books About Cancer [Newsweek]

6.9 Controverses

Drugs research hampered by substandard animal testing procedures [The Guardian]