mardi 17 mai 2016

Onco Actu du 17 mai 2016

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

Glyphosate unlikely to pose risk to humans, UN/WHO study says [The Guardian]

U.N. committee finds weed killer glyphosate unlikely to cause cancer [Reuters]

3.6 Prévention - Activité physique

Physical activity can lower risk of 13 types of cancer [National Cancer Institute]

Moderate exercise reduces the risk of developing 13 kinds of cancer [The Telegraph]

Exercising drives down risk for 13 cancers, research shows [LA Times]

4.5 Dép., diag. & prono. - Colorectal

New Biomarker Identifies Colorectal Cancer Patients Likely to Benefit Most from Cetuximab Treatment [AACR]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

Aduro Takes Hit On Pancreatic Cancer Trial Miss, But Shares Rebound [Xconomy]

Aduro Biotech Pancreatic Cancer Immunotherapy Fails Mid-Stage Study [The Street]

Aduro's pancreatic cancer drug fails in mid-stage study [Reuters]

5.12 Immunothérapies

New cancer immunotherapy approach combines tumor fighting power with fewer side effects, study shows [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

5.2 Pharma

Beyond immuno-oncology, AstraZeneca builds up 'DNA damage' drugs [Reuters]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Twelve principles for open innovation 2.0 [Nature News & Comment]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Drug makers fuming at ‘overpriced’ values placed on their myeloma drugs [STAT]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Cancer Drugs Fund changes deeply concerning, say charities [BBC News]

5.5.4 ASCO (immunothérapies)

New KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) Data at 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting Includes Three-Year Overall Survival Data in Melanoma and Updated Overall Survival Data in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer As Well As Updated Findings in Head and Neck Cancer [Merck]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

First Genitourinary Vascularized Composite Allograft (Penile) Transplant in the Nation Performed at Massachusetts General Hospital [Massachusetts General Hospital]

Man Receives First Penis Transplant in the United States [NY Times]

Massachusetts man has first successful U.S. penis transplant [Reuters]

6.1 Observation

Rare cancers may masquerade as ADHD in children, NIH researchers suggest [NIH]

Raising The Survival Bar, And Access To Information, On Metastatic Cancer [Forbes]

6.10 Politiques

Why we shouldn’t trade a weakened FDA for more medical research funds [STAT]

American Cancer Society Report Assesses Progress against Goals Set for Nation [ACS]

6.11 Patients

We are all just a millimetre away from death, all the time. If only we knew it [The Guardian]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

Women taking certain complementary and alternative therapies ‘less likely to start chemo’ [Cancer Research UK]

CAM use, but not all CAM use, is correlated with skipping chemotherapy [Respectful Insolence]

6.6 Publications

In major shift, medical journal to publish protocols along with clinical trials [Retraction Watch]

6.8 Communication

CBS doesn't explain what FDA means by breakthrough status [HealthNewsReview]