mercredi 13 janvier 2016

Onco Actu du 13 janvier 2016


3.1 Tabac

Stop smoking services at threat as funding comes under pressure [Cancer Research UK]

4.1 Dép., diag. & prono. - Prostate

MRI technique offers painless follow-up for prostate cancer patients [The Institute of Cancer Research]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Genetic cancer screening would detect illness with a blood test [Nature News & Comment]

Hypewatch: Journalists need to pour some cold water into that “Grail” [HealthNewsReview]



4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Human Longevity, Inc. (HLI) to Offer Oncology Products Including Comprehensive Whole Germline, Tumor Genome and Whole Cancer Exome Products [HLI]


4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

More research needed on evaluation of dense breasts [UC Davis]

5.2 Pharma

U.S. and European Regulators Accept Applications for AbbVie's Venetoclax, the First Potential BCL-2 Inhibitor for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia [AbbVie]

Roche says FDA grants priority review for cancer drug application [Reuters]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Merck, BioLineRX to study drug combo to fight pancreatic cancer [Reuters]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Cancer Therapy Promise Makes Roche the Darling of Drug Stocks [Bloomberg]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

Candidate to Run F.D.A. Is Approved, but Likely to Be Blocked [NY Times]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

ASCO Calls for Improvements to Clinical Pathway Programs in Oncology [ASCO]

6.1 Observation

Breast cancer and delays in surgery [Respectful Insolence]

6.10 Politiques

​ AACR Thanks President Obama and Vice President Biden for Their Strong Commitment to Cancer Research and Biomedical Science in State of the Union Address [AACR]

Joe Biden launches his cancer 'moonshot' [STAT]

Cancer ‘moonshot’ will actually be a collection of smaller initiatives [Washington Post]

ASCO Praises President’s Sharp Focus on Cancer [ASCO]

Obama proposes “cancer moonshot” in State of the Union address [Nature News & Comment]

Inspiring a New Generation to Defy the Bounds of Innovation: A Moonshot to Cure Cancer. [Medium]

'America can cure cancer': Obama announces national effort to fight disease [The Guardian]

6.11 Patients

David Bowie, 1947-2016: David Bowie Allowed His Art to Deliver a Final Message [NY Times]