mardi 23 mai 2017

Onco Actu du 23 mai 2017

1. Biologie

Taking a Closer Look at Genetic Switches in Cancer [Caltech]

2. Etiologie

Erectile Dysfunction Medicines Do Not Cause Melanoma, Analysis of Large Studies Finds [NYU Langone]

3. Prévention

Ditch alcohol and take up gardening to prevent breast cancer, experts say [The Telegraph]

3.1 Tabac

Cigarette filters may increase lung cancer risk [Reuters]

3.1.1 Tabac - e-cigs

How e-cigarette ads might sway teens to try tobacco products [Reuters]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

High blood platelet count 'as good a cancer predictor as a lump in the breast' [The Guardian]

5. Traitements

Study offers guidance for targeting residual ovarian tumors [MIT News]

5.12.1 Immunothérapies - partenariats

Nektar pens sweetened Takeda cancer drugs deal [FierceBiotech]

On a deal spree, Takeda partners up with Nektar on a slate of cancer R&D combo studies [EndPoints]

5.2 Pharma

Puma Biotech Shares Are Roaring On An FDA Review. Here's What Could Still Go Wrong [Forbes]

FDA review raises some serious questions for Puma, but shares rocket up on positive notes [EndPoints]

Puma Biotech shares jump after initial FDA review of cancer drug [Reuters]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

EMA to Launch Revamped EudraVigilance System to Monitor Adverse Events [RAPS]

Medicine Is Going Digital. The FDA Is Racing to Catch Up [Wired]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

UK’s first cancer fighting proton beam therapy system arrives in Wales [European Pharmaceutical Review]

6.10 Politiques

UK political parties promise science funding boost [Nature]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

Trump budget proposes massive cuts to Medicaid, science, and biomedical funding [STAT]

Trump budget takes aim at university grants to cover ‘indirect’ research costs [STAT]

Trump Seeks $3.6 Trillion in Cuts to Reshape Government [Bloomberg]

6.6 Publications

Project Cupcake: Designing a New Type of Journal Metric. [The Scholarly Kitchen]