mercredi 14 septembre 2016

Onco Actu du 14 septembre 2016

1. Biologie

Pancreatic Cancer Cells May Obtain Nutrients from Neighboring Cells [NCI]

2. Etiologie

Study shows ‘signature’ that radiation damage leaves in our DNA [Cancer Research UK]

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

Toxic chemicals in household dust linked to cancer and infertility [The Guardian]

3.1.1 Tabac - e-cigs

Conclusions about the effects of electronic cigarettes remain the same [Cochrane]

E-cigarettes may have helped 18,000 people quit smoking in 2015 [Cancer Research UK]

E-cigarettes 'help more smokers quit' [BBC News]

Why can't scientists agree on e-cigarettes? [The Guardian]

Scientific evidence grows for e-cigarettes as quit-smoking aids [Reuters]

As popularity of e-cigarettes rises, more smokers are able to quit, study says [LA Times]

3.4.1 Chimioprévention - aspirine

Study offers insight into how aspirin lowers risk of colon cancer and cardiovascular disease [Stanford Medicine]

3.5 Prévention - UV

Choosing stronger sunscreen would reduce women's melanoma risk [Reuters]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Reactor shutdown threatens world’s medical-isotope supply [Nature]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Death by “Pseudo-Progression”: Knowing When to Cut Your Losses with Immunotherapy [Grace]

Yale’s David Spiegel inspires another immuno-oncology R&D spinout focused on Antibody Recruiting Molecules [EndPoints]

5.2 Pharma

Ego, ambition, and turmoil: Inside one of biotech’s most secretive startups [STAT]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Relay uncloaks with $57M Series A round to join the next-gen cancer race [FierceBiotech]

6.6 Publications

We have an epidemic of deeply flawed meta-analyses, says John Ioannidis [Retraction Watch]

6.7.1 Bioinformatique

Why scientists must share their research code [Nature]