jeudi 26 janvier 2017

Onco Actu du 26 janvier 2017

2. Etiologie

U.S. chemical industry body calls for reform of WHO cancer agency [Reuters]

3.1 Tabac

Personalised invite can encourage more people to quit smoking through Stop Smoking Services [Cancer Research UK]

4.13 Dép., diag. & prono. - Peau

Computer identifies skin cancer as well as dermatologists, Stanford researchers report [Stanford Medicine]

AI system as good as experts at recognising skin cancers, say researchers [The Guardian]

4.7 Dép., diag. & prono. - Col de l'utérus

Genetic analysis of cervical cancers hints at targets for treatments [Cancer Research UK]

5. Traitements

Enabling Precision Medicine: The Role of Genetics in Clinical Drug Development – A Workshop [National Academies]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

New drug treatment for pancreatic cancer 'extends survival' [NHS Choices]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Investigators detail some of the hopes – and fears – behind Cellectis’ off-the-shelf CAR-T [EndPoints]

Gene-edited cells keep cancer babies well more than one year on [Reuters]

Two Infants Treated with Universal Immune Cells Have Their Cancer Vanish [MIT Technology Review]

5.12.5 Immunothérapies - Pharma

Novartis lays out catch-up plan in immuno-oncology fueled by new-gen treatments [FierceBiotech]

5.2 Pharma

Fighting a generic onslaught, Novartis adds CAR-T to its growing list of late-stage blockbusters [EndPoints]

Eisai plots new drug applications in US, Europe and China after Lenvima scores in head-to-head liver cancer study [EndPoints]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

Johnson & Johnson to Acquire Actelion for $30 Billion With Spin-Out of New R&D Company [Johnson & Johson]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

U.K. hatches plan to attract R&D investment, as EMA exit likely [FierceBiotech]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

New research to act as catalyst to help GPs diagnose cancer [Cancer Research UK]

6.1 Observation

Anxious and depressed people far more likely to die from cancer, study shows [The Telegraph]

Nearly half of breast cancer patients have severe treatment side effects [Reuters]

6.10 Politiques

Cancer, hepatitis treatments set for boost as China overhauls drugs list [Reuters]

6.11 Patients

Every doctor has one death they remember. For me, it was you [The Guardian]

6.6 Publications

Dangerous chemo mistake retracted by journal after two years [Retraction Watch]