mardi 28 novembre 2017

Onco Actu du 28 novembre 2017

1. Biologie

Another “don’t eat me” signal discovered on cancer cells by Stanford researchers [Stanford Medicine]

Scientists recorded a time-lapse of this worm to study how cancer spreads [STAT]

Gut bacteria might hitch a ride with spreading bowel cancer cells [Cancer Research UK]

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

Glyphosate: What the Zealots Really Wanted [The Risk-Monger]

Weedkiller vote poisons European politics [Politico]

EU glyphosate licence renewed for five years – Expert Reaction [Science Media Centre]

Europe gives controversial weed killer a 5-year lease on life [Science]

German minister's vote on weed-killer should not happen again: Merkel [Reuters]

EU nations vote to keep using controversial weedkiller glyphosate [Nature]

3.1 Prévention - Tabac

In Ads, Tobacco Companies Admit They Made Cigarettes More Addictive [NPR]

Tokyo Journal: Tokyo, Once a Cigarette Haven, Could Finally Kick Out the Smokers [NY Times]

Blow to tobacco control treaty as industry wins tax fight in south-east Asia [The Guardian]

Why Tobacco Companies Are Paying to Tell You Smoking Kills [NY Times]

4.5 Dép., diag. & prono. - Colorectal

PHE says uptake of bowel cancer screening too low [PharmaTimes]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

Merck and Pfizer Provide Update on Phase III JAVELIN Gastric 300 Study in Patients With Pre-Treated Advanced Gastric Cancer [PR Newswire]

A Failure To Heal [NY Times]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Gene Therapy Hits a Peculiar Roadblock: A Virus Shortage [NY Times]

5.2 Pharma

The European Medicines Agency accepts regulatory submission for Tagrisso in 1st-line EGFR-mutated non-small cell lung cancer [AstraZeneca]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Innate hopes dosing tweak will save BMS-partnered lirilumab [FierceBiotech]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

NICE refuses Eisai's breast cancer drug in new indication [Pharmafile]

Merck invited to submit a CDF proposal for Merkel cell cancer drug [NICE]

We don’t need to change how we subsidise ‘breakthrough’ cancer treatments [The Conversation]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Replacing lymph nodes to ease painful legacy of cancer care [STAT]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

He Raised Drug Prices at Eli Lilly. Can He Lower Them for the U.S.? [NY Times]

6.11 Patients

Being diagnosed with terminal cancer has inspired me to run marathons [The Guardian]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

The integration of mysticism and pseudoscience with oncology continues apace in NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers [Science-Based Medicine]

Yet another clickbait testimonial manipulates emotions to make cancer quackery appear effective [Respectful Insolence]