jeudi 14 avril 2016

Onco Actu du 14 avril 2016

1. Biologie

Diabetes drugs fuel cancer spread in mouse study [STAT]

2. Etiologie

Antioxidants Again Linked to Cancer’s Spread [The Scientist]

2.5 Etiologie - Gènes

Redhead Gene Doubles Melanoma Risk, Without Sun [DNA Science Blog]

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

European Parliament backs glyphosate but with conditions [Reuters]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Theranos debacle may scare investors away from diagnostic technology [STAT]

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

Epigenomics receives FDA approval for Epi proColon® [Epigenomics]

5. Traitements

Implantable device targets pancreatic cancer [MIT News]

Cancer therapy: an evolved approach [Nature News & Comment]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Inside Sean Parker's $250 Million Bet To Cure Cancer [Fast Company]

Cocktails for cancer with a measure of immunotherapy [Nature News & Comment]

Sean Parker’s put up big bucks for cancer. We’ve got questions [STAT]

5.2 Pharma

FDA Accepts Supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Recurrent or Metastatic Head and Neck Cancer, and Grants Priority Review [Merck]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

U.S. Drug Spending Climbs [Wall Street Journal]

U.S. prescription drug spending to hit $400 billion a year by 2020: IMS [Reuters]

5.9 AACR

Myriad Genetics Announces Presentations at the 2016 American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting [AACR]

Bayer to Present New Data on Advancing Oncology Portfolio [Bayer]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Stand Up To Cancer Launches “Catalyst,” a New Research Program Supported by Industry [AACR]

6.1 Observation

Potential effects of fertility treatments on breast density and cancer risk [Karolinska Institutet]

Only Half of Advanced Rectal Cancer Patients Receive Standard Therapy [ACS]

Obesity behind big rise in womb cancer [Cancer Research UK]

6.10 Politiques

Children’s cancer research is often ignored. Make it a ‘moonshot’ priority [STAT]

Commander-in-Chief of War on Cancer Assesses 'Moonshot' [Medpage Today]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

Beetroots Don’t Cure Cancer [Science-Based Medicine]

6.6 Publications

Data Citation Standards: Progress, But Slow Progress [The Scholarly Kitchen]

Three Things Scholarly Publishers Should Know About Researchers [The Scholarly Kitchen]

6.7.2 Applis

Health apps: Unlimited promise or 'like having a really bad doctor' [LA Times]