mercredi 20 janvier 2016

Onco Actu du 20 janvier 2016

2.5 Etiologie - Gènes

Scientists find new gene fault behind ovarian cancer [Cancer Research UK]

2.7 Etiologie - Obésité

Researchers investigate why obesity can trigger bowel cancer [NHS Choices]

3. Prévention

Camembert kills cancer? Cheesy headlines distort preliminary rat study [HealthNewsReview]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Engineering a cancer-fighting immune super soldier [Cancer Research UK]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Cellectis Enters into New Agreement with CELLforCURE for the cGMP Manufacturing of UCART123 for Hematological Malignancies [Cellectis]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Love 'Em? Hate 'Em? No Matter. The Drug Industry Gets What It Wants. [Xconomy]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA)

FDA grants priority review status to Eisai’s sNDA for anticancer drug lenvatinib [Pharmaceutical Business Review]

Genmab Announces U.S. FDA Approval of Arzerra® (ofatumumab) as Extended Treatment for Recurrent or Progressive CLL [Genmab]

5.5 ASCO

Data for KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in a Range of Gastrointestinal Cancers to be Presented at 2016 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium [Merck]

NewLink Genetics Corporation to Present Phase 1b Data on Indoximod in Combination Therapy in Patients With Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer at ASCO GI [NewLink Genetics]

6.1 Observation

Dying US cancer patients more likely to face expensive care [STAT]

6.10 Politiques

In Davos, Joe Biden asks for help making case for moonshot [STAT]

AACR Provides Thought Leadership to Vice President Biden During Special Session on Fighting Cancer at Davos [AACR]

Leading Cancer Experts Comment on the Cancer Initiative in the State of the Union Address [CANCER RESEARCH Catalyst]

Biden pledges faster U.S. approval for cancer drug cocktails [Reuters]

6.6 Publications

Requesting clinical trial protocols [BMJ Blogs]

Research gets increasingly international [Nature News & Comment]

6.7.3 DMP

Startup CrossChx Says It Is Building Crucial Missing Plumbing for America’s Health-Care System [MIT Technology Review]