mardi 10 mai 2016

Onco Actu du 10 mai 2016

1. Biologie

Tasmanian Devil Antibodies Fight Cancer [The Scientist]

1.1 Biologie - Gènes

Rare endocrine cancers have novel genetic alterations [National Cancer Institute]

2.4 Etiologie - Portables, ondes e-m

Study finds no link between mobile phones and brain cancer [NHS Choices]

3.1 Tabac

China's cigarette sales fall slightly after tobacco tax: WHO [Reuters]

3.1.1 Tabac - e-cigs

E-cigarette poisonings on rise in young kids [Reuters]

3.3 Prévention - Vaccins

Teenage girl dies five days after receiving HPV vaccine jab [The Telegraph]

4.1 Dép., diag. & prono. - Prostate

A Better Prostate-Cancer Test? [Wall Street Journal]

5.12 Immunothérapies

NewLink Genetics Announces Results from Phase 3 IMPRESS Trial of Algenpantucel-L for Patients with Resected Pancreatic Cancer [NewLink Genetics]

NewLink Pancreatic Cancer Vaccine Fails, May Even Harms Patients [TheStreet]

NewLink shares tumble as pancreatic cancer therapy fails [Reuters]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

PureTech Gets into Cell Therapy With Vor Bio, But Keeps Details Close [Xconomy]

Second child cleared of leukaemia after Cellectis T-cell treatment [Pharmafile]

Pulitzer Prize-winning doctor wades into biotech with cancer startup [STAT]

Siddhartha Mukherjee, Author Of Bestselling Cancer Book, Starts Biotech Company And Answers Criticism [Forbes]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Ariad Sells Off Europe Hub, Drug Rights in $140M Incyte Deal [Xconomy]

Incyte and ARIAD Announce Agreement for Incyte to Acquire ARIAD’s European Operations and In-license Iclusig® (ponatinib) in Europe [ARIAD]

Billionaire doctor to take another of his mysterious (and highly valued) companies public [STAT]

6.1 Observation

Don’t believe what you read on new report of medical error deaths [STAT]

Thyroid Cancer Incidence Stabilizes [National Cancer Institute]

6.10 Politiques

Don’t Wait For the Public Sector [In the Pipeline]

6.11 Patients

Action is needed to address inequalities in end of life care [NICE]

On Mother's Day, My Mom Asked Me to Help End Her Life [Esquire]

6.6 Publications

Open-access index delists thousands of journals [Nature News & Comment]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Calling on Data Enthusiasts to Help Advance Cancer Research [National Cancer Institute]

6.8 Communication

John Oliver exposes how the media turns scientific studies into "morning show gossip" [Vox]

6.9 Controverses

Researcher under fire for New Yorker epigenetics article [Nature News & Comment]