mercredi 30 novembre 2016

Onco Actu du 30 novembre 2016

2. Etiologie

Pancreatic cancer and diabetes – a cellular case of chicken and egg [Cancer Research UK]

3.1 Tabac

Quitting smoking in your 60s can still boost life expectancy [New Scientist]

The Creative Way Public Health Advocates Are Trying To Get Hipsters To Quit Smoking [FastCompany]

Philip Morris could stop making conventional cigarettes [BBC News]

Smoking boosts heart attack risk 8-fold for younger adults [Reuters]

Philip Morris CEO looks towards phasing out cigarettes [Reuters]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Summer Project Turns Into Leukemia Testing Breakthrough [NY Times]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

As revenue falls, a pioneer of cancer gene testing slams rivals with overblown claims [STAT]

This Paris Clinic Can Diagnose Breast Cancer In A Single Day [GE Reports]

5. Traitements

Researchers develop a new molecule that reduces cancer growth in mice [Stanford Medicine]

Milder chemotherapy drug could extend the lives of some leukaemia patients [Cancer Research UK]

Weaponized antibodies use new tricks to fight cancer [Nature]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Pfizer, partner German Merck see FDA accept PD-L1 candidate for speedy review

Step aside AstraZeneca, Pfizer/Merck KGaA jump ahead, getting a speedy review for their checkpoint rival avelumab [EndPoints]

German Merck, Pfizer get FDA priority review for cancer drug [Reuters]

5.12.1 Immunothérapies - partenariats

AstraZeneca spins out a bispecific antibody into a new cancer biotech with partner AbPro [EndPoints]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

Off-label drug marketing: Who will decide what’s “truthful” when the evidence can’t be trusted? [HealthNewsReview]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA)

ARIAD Announces FDA Full Approval and Label Update for Iclusig® (ponatinib) Based on Long-Term Efficacy and Safety Data from Phase 2 PACE Clinical Trial [Ariad]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Breast cancer drug could prevent the disease in high-risk women [Cancer Research UK]

NICE recommends 4p a day breast cancer drug [NICE]

Healthy women should take breast cancer pill, says NICE [BBC News]

5.5 ASCO

ASCO Releases Criteria for High-Quality Clinical Pathways in Oncology [ASCO]


Genomic Health Announces Presentation of Multiple Oncotype DX® Studies at the 2016 CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Reinforcing Value of Genomics in Precision Medicine [Genomic Health]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Make Funding for Cancer Research a Global Priority, Say European and U.S. Organizations [AACR]

The Economist Events' War on Cancer 2016 [PR Newswire]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

Congress to remove controversial payment reporting exemption in 21st Century Cures Act [STAT]

6.6 Publications

How a researcher’s request to correct one paper turned into 19 retractions [Retraction Watch]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

One Obstacle to Curing Cancer: Patient Data Isn’t Shared [Harvard Business Review]

6.8 Communication

If I have cancer will I die? You asked Google – here’s the answer [The Guardian]