mardi 24 mai 2016

Onco Actu du 24 mai 2016

2. Etiologie

Evidence suggesting link between cancer and light therapy for newborn jaundice is inconclusive but warrants consideration [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

Well: Lawsuits Over Baby Powder Raise Questions About Cancer Risk [NY Times]

3.1 Tabac

CHAMPIX® (varenicline) European Union Label Updated to Include New Safety and Efficacy Data from the EAGLES Clinical Trial Following Endorsement from CHMP [Pfizer]

Europe lifts warning on Pfizer smoking cessation drug [Reuters]

3.1.1 Tabac - e-cigs

U.S. e-cigarette use stalls as health concerns grow: Reuters/Ipsos poll [Reuters]

3.3 Prévention - Vaccins

Raging Bullsh*t, part 3: Robert De Niro says he’s teaming up with Harvey Weinstein to make an antivaccine movie [Respectful Insolence]

4.1 Dép., diag. & prono. - Prostate

New hope for prostate cancer screening [The Institute of Cancer Research]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Liquid biopsy – liquid gold for cancer management? [PHG Foundation]

4.13 Dép., diag. & prono. - Peau

Tool to Distinguish Moles from Melanoma [National Cancer Institute]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

From Bench To Blog - Making gene testing for cancer patients part of routine care [The Institute of Cancer Research]

5. Traitements

Investigational drug abemaciclib shows promising activity against several cancer types [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

Cancer clinical trials to be streamlined to bring new treatments to UK patients sooner [Cancer Research UK]

France tightens rules in wake of fatal clinical trial [Science]

5.2 Pharma

Ipsen’s partner Exelixis announced results from randomized phase 2 trial CABOSUN that demonstrate that cabozantinib significantly improved progressionfree survival versus sunitinib in previously untreated advanced renal cell carcinoma [Ipsen]

Sandoz' biosimilar rituximab regulatory submission accepted by European Medicines Agency [Novartis]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Physician Communication Needed to Promote Informed Decision-Making for Patients with Advanced Cancer | Weill Cornell Newsroom [Weill Cornell Medical College]

The one time WebMD didn’t tell me it was cancer, it was [STAT]

6.1 Observation

Worry about wasting GP’s time stopping people from reporting cancer symptoms [Cancer Research UK]

'NHS treatment delay' caused cancer patient's death [BBC News]

6.10 Politiques

Brexit 'could slow access to new medicines and delay cure for cancer' [The Telegraph]

6.6 Publications

ORCID identifiers now live in the Research Councils' grants system (Je-S) [Research Councils UK]

6.7.3 DMP

Patient can't always access complete medical records, doctors say [Reuters]

6.9 Controverses

Trouble at Santa Cruz Biotechnology [In the Pipeline]