vendredi 7 juillet 2017

Onco Actu du 7 juillet 2017

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1. Biologie

Lymph node metastases may not always be the source of cancer's spread to other organs [Mass. General Hospital]

2.10 Etiologie - Alcool

Alcohol and Digestive Cancers [UEG]

3. Prévention

Frequent ejaculation may decrease prostate cancer risk [NHS Choices]

3.1 Tabac

France to become one of priciest countries in Europe for smokers [Reuters]

3.7 Alcool

Alcohol industry isn’t just funding studies; it’s also funding journalism to sway public opinion [HealthNewsReview]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Simple test predicts return of bladder cancer [Cancer Research UK]

5. Traitements

Real-World Evidence Generation and Evaluation of Therapeutics: Proceedings of a Workshop (2017) [NAP]

Cancer Researchers Report Progress in Studying Exceptional Responders [NCI]

5.12.1 Immunothérapies - partenariats

Celgene Builds Up Cancer Drug Pipeline With BeiGene Deal [Xconomy]

Celgene is Tardy to This Cancer-Drug Party [Bloomberg]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Oxford BioMedica and Novartis build on supply deal as CAR-T medication nears finish line [FiercePharma]

Sophie’s Choice for Oncologists: Who Gets New Life-Saving Drug [Bloomberg]

5.12.4 Immunothérapies - Essais

FDA Suspends Certain Clinical Trials of Merck’s Keytruda [Wall Street Journal]

5.12.7 Immunothérapies - vaccins

Glimmers of hope for cancer vaccines as two neoantigen shots hit the mark [FierceBiotech]

Personalised vaccines to treat skin cancer show promise in small studies [Cancer Research UK]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

New data shows pharma has not cut back on contraversial payments to physicians [Pharmafile]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Innovative therapies require innovative thinking on access and cost [STAT]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Enhancing Fertility Preservation for Childhood Cancer Patients [Oncology Times]

6.1 Observation

Nearly Half of China Cancer Deaths Attributable to Modifiable Risk Factors [ACS]

Drop in cancer deaths in rural America slower than urban areas: CDC [Reuters]

6.4 Médico-éco

Narrow health insurance networks more likely to exclude top cancer docs [Reuters]

6.6 Publications

Fake peer review, forged authors, fake funding: Everything’s wrong with brain cancer paper [Retraction Watch]

6.7.1 Bioinformatique

How AI detectives are cracking open the black box of deep learning [Science]

6.7.2 Applis

Use of WhatsApp in NHS 'widespread', say doctors [BBC News]

6.9 Controverses

How a Civil War-era law is being used to punish scientific fraudsters [STAT]