vendredi 30 juin 2017

Onco Actu du 30 juin 2017

1. Biologie

Cancer scientists may overestimate reliability of mouse studies [Reuters]

3. Prévention

Carcinogens or mutagens at work: Council and European Parliament reach agreement [European Council]

3.1.1 Tabac - e-cigs

Tobacco group Philip Morris sees iQOS as key to smokeless future in UK [Reuters]

4.10 Dép., diag. & prono. - FDA, EMA, NICE,...

FDA allows marketing of test to aid in the detection of certain leukemias and lymphomas [FDA]

4.11 Dép., diag. & prono. - Ovaire

Time since chemotherapy may predict response to olaparib in ovarian cancer [Institute of Cancer Research]

4.13 Dép., diag. & prono. - Peau

Experts may disagree on skin cancer diagnoses [Reuters]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

Tumor Test Helps Identify Which Breast Cancers Don't Require Extra Treatment [NPR]

Low-risk breast cancer patients could be spared chemotherapy with new test [The Telegraph]

5. Traitements

New strategy to attack deadly glioblastoma tumor uses molecular scissors to release drug [Stanford Medicine]

5.12.1 Immunothérapies - partenariats

American Cancer Society and Melanoma Research Alliance Partner to Improve Immunotherapy Outcomes [ACS]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Servier and Transgene have become partners to apply viral vectorization technology to the engineering of allogenic CAR-T [Servier]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Merck KGaA steps up Hippo pathway cancer pact with CRT [FierceBiotech]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Vulnerable Drugmakers Can't Shrug Off the FDA [Bloomberg]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

FDA Plots Elimination of the Orphan Drug Designation Request Backlog [RAPS]

FDA unveils plan to eliminate orphan designation backlog [FDA]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA)

FDA Approves New Lung Cancer Treatment and First Next-Gen Companion Diagnostic [Cancer Research Catalyst]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

UK Precision Medicine Catapult: what went wrong? [PHG Foundation]

Last Month in Oncology with Dr. Bishal Gyawali: June 2017 [ecancernews]

6.11 Patients

Depression Linked to Physical Health Decline in Cancer Caregivers [ACS]

6.12 Ethique

Where a doctor saw a treatable cancer, a patient saw an evil spirit [STAT]

6.7.1 Bioinformatique

Introducing DAVE: Online Analysis Tools for the Genomic Data Commons [NCI]