mercredi 18 janvier 2017

Onco Actu du 18 janvier 2017

1. Biologie

Protein identified by Mass. General team may protect tumor-initiating cells in breast cancer [Mass. General Hospital]

Stanford researchers defend NIH and relevance of basic research [Stanford Medicine]

How epigenetic changes prime pancreatic cancer cells to spread [STAT]

How the Microbiome Can Affect Cancer [Cancer Research Catalyst]

2.12 Etiologie - UV

Sun exposure at work could lead to one skin cancer death a week [Cancer Research UK]

3.1 Tabac

Big Tobacco's $49 Billion Deal Is a Real Drag [Bloomberg]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Cancer genetics refine treatment decisions [EMBL-EBI]

5. Traitements

Researchers investigate new targeted therapy for metastatic prostate cancer [Stanford Medicine]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

New rule on clinical trial reporting doesn’t go far enough [STAT]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Mass. General researchers identify new target for cancer immunotherapy [Mass. general Hospital]

AstraZeneca delays PD-L1 data in rejig of phase 3 program [FierceBiotech]

AZ expands first-line cancer immunotherapy programme [PharmaTimes]

Lagging further behind, AstraZeneca adds fresh details to its checkpoint comeback strategy [EndPoints]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

At long last, FDA Issues Guidance on Biosimilar Interchangeability [FDA Law Blog]

Introducing IMEDS, a Public-Private Resource for Evidence Generation [FDA Voice]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Drugs For Rare Diseases Have Become Uncommonly Rich Monopolies [NPR]

The top 15 best-selling cancer drugs in 2022 [FiercePharma]

5.5.5 ASCO (gastro-intestinal)

Watch-and-Wait Approach for Rectal Cancer Appears an Option for More Patients [ASCO]

PET Scans Can Inform and Improve Treatment for Patients With Esophageal Cancer [ASCO]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

22 Biopharma Companies Partner and Launch First-of-its-kind Global Initiative to Address Rise of Non-Communicable Diseases [PR Newswire]

Superbugs could make cancer 'untreatable' and wipe out 100 years of modern medicine [Mirror]

Drugmakers in Davos shift focus to chronic diseases of poor [Reuters]

6.6 Publications

Breast cancer studies by fired Pfizer employee retracted [Retraction Watch]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Built for the Future. Study Shows Wearable Devices Can Help Detect Illness Early [NIH Director's blog]

6.8 Communication

Pancreatic cancer PR spin: Another reason for Yale University to review our educational resources [HealthNewsReview]

The New Health Care: How to Prevent Whiplash From Ever-Changing Medical Advice [NY Times]

6.9 Controverses

From Twitter To Treatment Guidelines, Industry Influence Permeates Medicine [NPR]

Behind patient advocacy groups, donors are exerting a powerful force, study says [STAT]

Conflicts of interest in medicine: pervasive, worrisome, and detrimental to healthcare [HealthNewsReview]

Industry money may taint advice from patient groups, regulators [Reuters]