jeudi 5 octobre 2017

Onco Actu du 5 octobre 2017

1. Biologie

A Nobel for Cryo-EM [In the Pipeline]

Three win Nobel Prize in chemistry for finding a way to peer deep into the molecules of life [STAT]

3.3 Prévention - Vaccins

School vaccinations 'cut cervical cancer alerts by 41%' [BBC News]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Why don’t more breast cancer patients receive genetic testing or genetic counseling? [Stanford Medicine]

5.12.1 Immunothérapies - partenariats

Amgen pens CytomX I-O pact with major biobucks promise [FierceBiotech]

5.12.5 Immunothérapies - Pharma

Startup Palleon has a sweet plan for cancer immunotherapy [FierceBiotech]

Palleon Lands $48M to Develop New Type of Checkpoint Cancer Drug [Xconomy]

5.12.8 Immunothérapies - Economie

Peter Thiel and Sean Parker are financing a secretive cancer-fighting start-up, source says [CNBC]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

MD Anderson and BridgeBio Pharma launch Navire Pharma to develop targeted therapy for patients with difficult-to-treat cancer [MD Anderson Cancer Center]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

Most new cancer meds haven't proved they can improve or extend lives: study [FiercePharma]

Majority of recent cancer drugs approved for use in UK show no survival benefits, study finds [The Telegraph]

Over half of new cancer drugs 'show no benefits' for survival or wellbeing [The Guardian]

Cancer drugs: high price, uncertain value [BMJ]

Do cancer drugs improve survival or quality of life? [BMJ]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Drug industry fails to win judicial review of new UK cost curbs [Reuters]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Availability of robotic prostate cancer surgery could be a bigger draw for patients than quality of hospital [Cancer Research UK]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

California Bill Would Compel Drugmakers To Justify Price Hikes [NPR]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

Why a case report being circulated by advocates doesn’t show that the ketogenic diet combats cancer [Respectful Insolence]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Countdown to launch of new EudraVigilance System [EMA]

IBM to Congress: Watson will transform health care, so keep your hands off our supercomputer [STAT]

6.8 Communication

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: How do we end up pink-washed every October? [HealthNewsReview]