mardi 18 juillet 2017

Onco Actu du 18 juillet 2017

2.5 Etiologie - Gènes

‘Could more cancers be caused by inherited faulty genes than we now think?’ [Cancer Research UK]

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

EU will only extend glyphosate license with national backing [Reuters]

3.1 Tabac

Tobacco companies diversify into ‘pharmaceuticals’ [Reuters]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

With Cancer Screening, Better Safe Than Sorry? [NY Times]

5. Traitements

Immunosuppression underlies resistance to anti-angiogenic therapy [Mass. General Hospital]

Research may unlock statins cancer-fighting ability [Pharmafile]

Scientists make breakthrough in reversing treatment resistance in blood cancer patients [university of Southampton]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Merck's new Keytruda flat dose could add $1B each year to U.S. healthcare spending [FiercePharma]

5.2 Pharma

What really happened with Pascal Soriot's rumored move to Teva? [FiercePharma]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

Gottlieb Lays Out Plans to Bolster FDA's Staff [RAPS]

FDA’s Scott Gottlieb is fielding a new team of recruiters to start scouting top talent [EndPoints]

Building a Strong FDA Workforce to Bring Scientific Advances to Patients [FDA Voice]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA)

Puma Biotechnology Receives FDA Advisory Committee Support for Neratinib [Puma]

FDA approves new treatment to reduce the risk of breast cancer returning [FDA]

Puma wins big FDA OK for neratinib after running the gamut with investors [EndPoints]

U.S. FDA approves Puma Biotech's breast cancer treatment [Reuters]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

How the NHS became embroiled in a global drugs price clash [The Telegraph]

The art of the deal? Why a money-back guarantee for drugs is a bad idea [STAT]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Proton beam therapy is arriving in the UK: what does that mean for patients? [Cancer Research UK]

When A Brilliant Mathematician Dies From Breast Cancer At Age 40 [Forbes]

6.1 Observation

‘Burden of cancer’ increasing as UK trails behind Europe in cancer care [ABPI]

UK cancer survival rates lag behind those of other European countries – study [The Guardian]

Don't avoid vasectomy for fear of prostate cancer: study [Reuters]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

Sen. Ron Johnson threatens to obstruct passage of the bill funding the FDA if “right-to-try” language isn’t added [Respectful Insolence]