lundi 8 février 2016

Onco Actu du 8 février 2016


2.5 Etiologie - Gènes

Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer [Now@NEJM]

3.1 Tabac

Do e-cigarettes make it harder to stop smoking? [BBC News]

3.8 Prévention - Alimentation

Public back ban on children’s junk food advertising [Cancer Research UK]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Single-lesion biopsy may be insufficient to identify resistance mutations for targeted therapy selection [Massachusetts General Hospital]

4.10 Dép., diag. & prono. - FDA, EMA, NICE,...

FDA Issues Draft Guidance Regarding Interoperable Medical Devices [FDA Law Blog]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

NIH researchers identify striking genomic signature shared by five types of cancer [National Institutes of Health [NIH)]

Blood test to spot five deadly cancers could prevent thousands of deaths [The Telegraph]

5. Traitements

Umbilical blood cells kill cancer quicker than adult cells [New Scientist]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

OncoGenex slashes 27% of its payroll as its pipeline promise fades [FierceBiotech]

Drug Industry Launches Ad Campaign Aimed at Lawmakers [Wall Street Journal]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Dana-Farber to study ways to reduce overtreatment of DCIS [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

6.1 Observation

Persistent Neuropathy Increases Fall Risk among Cancer Survivors [National Cancer Institute]

6.10 Politiques

UK Health Secretary sets out £4.2 billion ‘digital NHS’ vision [Pharmafile]

6.4 Médico-éco

Five Things You Should Know About the Oncology Care Model [The OBR Blog]

6.6 Publications

Three Not-So-Reproducible Papers [In the Pipeline]

Amgen continues their cherry picking on “reproducibility” agenda [Drugmonkey]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

The challenge of saving lives with 'big data' [BBC News]


Opinion: Give Up Your Data to Cure Disease [NY Times]


6.8 Communication

Can we cure our insatiable need for medical miracles? [HealthNewsReview]

6.9 Controverses

‘I am a medical specialist with advanced cancer’: the difficult discussion we need to have on assisting dying [Croakey]