mardi 5 avril 2016

Onco Actu du 5 avril 2016

3.1 Tabac

India steps up fight against Big Tobacco over health warnings [Reuters]

4.5 Dép., diag. & prono. - Colorectal

A Teachable Moment on the Need for Colon Cancer Screening [NY Times]

5. Traitements

Targeting two angiogenesis pathways could improve results of glioblastoma treatment [Massachusetts General Hospital]

5.2 Pharma

Did Clovis play a deceptive game with rociletinib data in leadup to its PhIII stunner? [FierceBiotech]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

Better safety for patients through EU-funded research [EMA]

Extrapolation of data from adults to children can facilitate development of paediatric medicines [EMA]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Harvard, Tufts med students stage protest at 'biased' $2.9B drug development figure [FierceBiotech]

Exclusive: Makers took big price increases on widely used U.S. drugs [Reuters]

6.1 Observation

Good economy? More bowel cancers [CNN]

6.10 Politiques

Twenty AACR Members Selected to NCI Blue Ribbon Panel to Guide Vice President Biden’s National Cancer Moonshot Initiative [AACR]

Blue Ribbon Panel Announced to Help Guide Vice President Biden’s National Cancer Moonshot Initiative [National Institutes of Health]

Scientific advisers tapped to guide Biden’s cancer moonshot [Science]

Breaking News: Jacks, Jaffee, Singer Named Co-Chairs of NCI’s Moonshot Blue Ribbon Panel [The Cancer Letter]

6.9 Controverses

Better late than never: Orac comments on the hijacking of evidence-based medicine [Respectful Insolence]