vendredi 16 septembre 2016

Onco Actu du 16 septembre 2016

3.1.1 Tabac - e-cigs

E-cigarette brands make unvalidated claims their product helps people quit smoking [Stanford Medicine]

FDA protects kids from illegal sales of e-cigarettes, e-liquids and cigars [FDA]

FDA Warns Stores in Crackdown on E-Cigarette Sales to Minors [Bloomberg]

3.7 Alcool

Could an app help you cut down on drinking and lower your risk of cancer? [Cancer Research UK]

4.11 Dép., diag. & prono. - Ovaire

Company Stops Sales Of Ovarian Cancer Screening Test After FDA Warns Women Not To Use It [Forbes]

4.7 Dép., diag. & prono. - Col de l'utérus

More than two-thirds of cervical cancer deaths prevented by screening [Cancer Research UK]

Cervical screening 'could save hundreds more lives' [BBC News]

Full uptake of cervical cancer screening could save hundreds of lives [The Guardian]

5. Traitements

Discovery offers prospect of shorter treatment and cure for chronic myelogenous leukemia [Dana-Farber]

Harder, better, faster, kinder – a new era for cancer drug testing [Cancer Research UK]

New way of testing drugs could speed up development of breast cancer treatments [Cancer Research UK]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

Invasive early prostate cancer treatments not always needed [NHS Choices]

The Numbers behind the ProtecT Trial [ACS]

Overall impressive: News media coverage of NEJM study on treating vs not treating prostate cancer [HealthNewsReview]

5.12 Immunothérapies

The gamma delta T cell gambit inspires a small London biotech startup with big ideas [EndPoints]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Abingworth seeds I/O startup to exploit advance in solid tumor targeting T cells [FierceBiotech]

5.2 Pharma

After licensing out tremelimumab to AZ, Pfizer pays for another CTLA-4 mAb [FierceBiotech]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Come, Let Us Reason Together [In the Pipeline]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Dallas-Based Peloton Raises $52.4M for Kidney Cancer Drug Candidate [Xconomy]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA,...

EMA survey on initial marketing authorisation application 2016 [EMA]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA)

New treatment for breast cancer [EMA]

New treatment for patients with soft tissue sarcoma [EMA]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Review to speed up GP cancer referrals opens [Cancer Research UK]

Cancer patients not given painkillers soon enough, study finds [The Guardian]

6.1 Observation

Too soon to tell if 9/11 firefighters face increased cancer risk [Reuters]

6.11 Patients

Living With Cancer: Unplugged and Unmoored [NY Times]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

Chinese actor Xu Ting dies after choosing traditional medicine over chemotherapy [The Guardian]

6.6 Publications

Europe proposes copyright reform to help scientists mine research papers [Nature]