jeudi 22 septembre 2016

Onco Actu du 22 septembre 2016

2. Etiologie

Vasectomy Not Tied to Prostate Cancer Risk [NY Times]

Vasectomies not linked to increased prostate cancer risk [Reuters]

3.1 Tabac

Smoking leaves chemical traces on DNA [Reuters]

4.13 Dép., diag. & prono. - Peau

NICE emphasises the importance of urgent referral in suspected melanoma [NICE]

GPs fail to refer a third of malignant melanoma cases for urgent tests [The Guardian]

5.12 Immunothérapies

New immunotherapy for leukemia shows promise in small clinical trial [WUSTL]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Juno Spends Big on R&D, Production in CAR-T Race to Fight Cancer [Bloomberg]

5.2 Pharma

AstraZeneca provides update on cediranib EU marketing authorisation application [AstraZeneca]

AstraZeneca pulls cancer drug application in Europe [Reuters]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

CRT and SV Life Sciences form Artios Pharma to focus on DNA damage response [Cancer Research UK]

6.1 Observation

Thousands of breast cancer patients missing out on 43p-a-day drug [The Guardian]

6.3 Associations/Fondations

Facebook couple commits $3B to cure disease [Nature]

Q&A: Stop all disease? Backed by $3 billion, this neuroscientist aims to fulfill goal of Facebook's co-founder and his wife [Science]

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan announce $3 billion effort aimed at curing disease [STAT]

Zuckerberg and Chan aim to tackle all disease by 2100 [BBC News]

Zuckerberg and Chan Promise $3 Billion to Cure Every Disease [Wired]

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative pledges $3 billion to fight disease [Reuters]

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Pledge $3 Billion to Fighting Disease [NY Times]

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan aim to 'cure, prevent and manage' all disease [The Guardian]

6.6 Publications

Would peer review work better if reviewers talked to each other? [Retraction Watch]

Improving peer review using peer-reviewed studies [BMJ Blogs]

Mass production of review articles is cause for concern [Nature]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

More accountability for big-data algorithms [Nature]

6.7.1 Bioinformatique

Better, Faster, More Comprehensive Manure Distribution [In the Pipeline]