mercredi 7 septembre 2016

Onco Actu du 7 septembre 2016

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Oesophageal cancer tests raise hopes for earlier detection [BBC News]

4.10 Dép., diag. & prono. - Poumon

Patient and Provider Groups Urge Medicare Not to Undercut Lung Cancer Screening [ACR]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Cancer 'smoke detector' test can spot the disease 10 years before symptoms appear [The Telegraph]

5. Traitements

Gene-editing method shrinks cancer [BBC News]

Startup’s Artificial DNA Could Revolutionize Drug Design [MIT Technology Review]

5.12 Immunothérapies

New drug 'wakes up' immune system to fight one of deadliest cancers [The Guardian]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

David Epstein: Industry should 'remain optimistic' on cell and gene therapy after Novartis cull [FierceBiotech]

Novartis and CAR-T: What’s Going On? [In the Pipeline]

5.2 Pharma

Karyopharm Sees Quicker U.S. Approval Path for Multiple Myeloma Drug [The Street]

Exelixis Announces Outcome from First Planned Interim Analysis of the Phase 3 CELESTIAL Trial of Cabozantinib in Patients with Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma [Exelixis]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Cancer Moonshot Should Benefit Pharma Companies, Investors [The Street]

Drug Industry Group Starts Ad Campaign to Push Back on Pricing [Bloomberg]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

NICE rejects Roche’s melanoma combo [PharmaTimes]

Eisai “cannot understand” German agency’s recommendation to reject Halaven [Pharmafile]

5.5 ASCO

Early Palliative Care Improves Coping, Quality of Life for Patients With Incurable Cancers [ASCO]

Cancer Caregivers Experience Unique Burdens Compared With Those Caring for Patients With Other Conditions [ASCO]

“Mystery Shopper” Study Finds Barriers to Accessing Palliative Care Services at Major Cancer Centers [ASCO]

Family Caregivers for Patients With Advanced Cancer Often Experience High Levels of Anxiety, Depression [ASCO]

6.1 Observation

Obesity linked to improved survival in kidney cancer [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

“Right to try” goes federal, thus far unsuccessfully [Respectful Insolence]

6.6 Publications

Cancer researcher logs 5th retraction [Retraction Watch]

Citation Metrics: A Primer on How (Not) to Normalize [PLOS Biology]

Why we have set publisher requirements [Wellcome]

6.7.3 DMP

Electronic health records ‘inflict enormous pain’ on doctors. It’ll take more than stopwatches to learn why [STAT]

6.9 Controverses

Pondering Miracles, Medical and Religious [NY Times]