mardi 15 mars 2016

Onco Actu du 15 mars 2016

1. Biologie

Signs of hope for ovarian cancer [The Institute of Cancer Research]

Paving the way for metastasis [MIT News]

3.1 Tabac

Smoking in cars with children: Police 'cannot' enforce ban [BBC News]

Quitting smoking abruptly has best long-term results [Reuters]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Confusing overdiagnosis for an “epidemic” of thyroid cancer in Japan after Fukushima [Science-Based Medicine]

4.5 Dép., diag. & prono. - Colorectal

Is colonoscopy the best colorectal cancer screening? [STAT]

5. Traitements

How Gut Bacteria Are Shaking Up Cancer Research [Bloomberg]

Blocking the escape routes: how an HIV drug exposes skin cancer’s weaknesses [Cancer Research UK]

HIV drug could stop skin cancer becoming drug-resistant [Cancer Research UK]

Nano-balls filled with poison wipe out metastatic cancer in mice [Science]

5.12 Immunothérapies

A lung cancer vaccine from Cuba [ACS]

Cancer versus immunological diversity [The Darwin Cancer Blog]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Modified CAR T Cells May Overcome Immune Suppression and be Effective Against Solid Tumors in Preclinical Models [AACR]

T-Cell Pioneer Carl June Acknowledges Key Ingredient Wasn’t His [MIT Technology Review]

5.2 Pharma

Tiny Celator surges on promising cancer data and preps an FDA submission [FierceBiotech]

FDA grants Roche’s Cancer Immunotherapy Atezolizumab priority review for advanced bladder cancer [Roche]

Celator stock soars after leukemia treatment shows survival benefit [Reuters]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

Study: The FDA's 'breakthrough' program is speeding up cancer approvals [FierceBiotech]

European regulators issue final guidelines for redacting clinical trial data [STAT]

Precision Medicine: Technology, Regulations and Challenges [RAPS]

5.5 ASCO

ASCO Kicks off Ground-Breaking Clinical Trial to Learn from Use of Approved Targeted Cancer Therapies Matched to Tumor Genomics [ASCO]

5.6 ESMO

ESMO Appoints First Chief Medical Officer [ESMO]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Doctors may treat dying patients for too long, finds BMA report [The Guardian]

John Grisham book turns spotlight on futuristic cancer treatment [Reuters]

6.1 Observation

Environmental risks killing 12.6 million people, WHO study says [The Guardian]

Financial burden of cancer can harm quality of life [Reuters]

6.10 Politiques

Georgia state lawmakers OK new insurance rules for cancer drugs [Reuters]