lundi 28 novembre 2016

Onco Actu du 28 novembre 2016

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Helping patients get the right cancer test first time, and faster [Cancer Research UK]

5. Traitements

Avoiding penile bulb with radiotherapy could save men with prostate cancer from harmful side-effects [Institute of Cancer Research]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Juno and the FDA screwed up. People died. What now? [EndPoints]

5.2 Pharma

AVEO Announces Submission of Responses to the EMA Day 120 List of Questions for Marketing Authorization Application for Tivozanib in Renal Cell Carcinoma [Aveo]

FDA Grants Priority Review to Merck’s Supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) Seeking Approval for KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) for New Indication in Microsatellite Instability-High Cancer [Merck]

French cancer specialist Innate Pharma can remain independent, for now: CEO [Reuters]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

What’s behind those billion-dollar biotech deals? Often, a whole lot of hype [STAT]

J&J approaches $20B-valued Actelion about takeover deal [FierceBiotech]

J&J confirms it is in talks to buy Swiss biotech Actelion [EndPoints]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

Workshop: measuring the impact of pharmacovigilance activities [EMA]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Rebates to pharmacy benefit managers are a hidden contributor to high drug prices [STAT]

5.7.1 SABCS-communiqués

Myriad Genetics Will Present Results from Six Breast Cancer Studies at SABCS [Myriad]

5.8.1 ASH - Communiqués

Ten Abstracts on the Use of Bayer’s Xarelto® in Different Patient Populations Accepted for Presentation at ASH 2016 [Bayer]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

Republicans reach deal to pass Cures Act by end of year, but Democrats pushing for changes [STAT]

6.11 Patients

I feared my life lacked meaning. Cancer pushed me to find some [The Guardian]

My cancer diary: ‘That was a hell of a wake – I hope I’ll remember it for years’ [The Guardian]

What Not to Say to a Cancer Patient [NY Times]

6.3 Associations/Fondations

Patients Increasingly Influence The Direction Of Medical Research [NPR]

6.8 Communication

Talking about mouth cancer is important [Cancer Research UK]