mercredi 27 janvier 2016

Onco Actu du 27 janvier 2016


3.1 Tabac

The Tobacco Industry should pay for damage it causes – and you can help make that happen [Cancer Research UK]

Smoking cessation pill no better than nicotine patches or lozenges [Reuters]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

ACP issues advice for evaluating blood in the urine as a sign of cancer [American College of Physicians]

New handheld, pen-sized microscope could ID cancer cells in doctor’s offices and operating rooms [University of Washington]

5. Traitements

Afatinib Shows Clinical Benefit for Lung Cancer Patients with Brain Metastases [IASLC]

Medivation Decides That Their Drug Isn’t What They Thought [In the Pipeline]

5.12 Immunothérapies

China's CARsgen raises $30M for CAR-T work [FierceBiotech]

Adicet Joins The Immunotherapy Fray With $51M And Mystery Cells [Xconomy]

Juno, Kite Valuations at Risk from Simpler T-Cell Cancer Therapy [TheStreet]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

NICE publishes final drug recommendations for 5 separate medical conditions [NICE]

NHS green light for new ovarian cancer drug [The Guardian]

6.1 Observation

Cancer in China [ACS]

Appalachia Continues to Have Higher Cancer Incidence Rates Than the Rest of the United States but Gap is Narrowing [AACR]

Annals of Oncology Press Release: Important falls in death rates from leukaemia in Europe predicted for 2016 [ESMO]

6.10 Politiques

Here Are The Sticking Points For Biden, Big Data And Cancer Moonshots [Forbes]

Cancer touches each of us. Share your story with the Vice President. [White House]


6.4 Médico-éco

Calls intensify to have Medicare pay for genetic sequencing [STAT]