mercredi 10 janvier 2018

Onco Actu du 10 janvier 2018

1. Biologie

Researchers discover that a “muscle” cancer is not really a muscle cancer [St. Jude Children's Research Hospital]

3.1 Prévention - Tabac

One cigarette 'may lead to habit for more than two-thirds of people' [The Guardian]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Six-strong collaboration to sequence 500,000 exomes [Pharmafile]

NICE Issues Medtech Innovation Briefing for NGS Panel for Solid Tumours in Children [ESMO]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

Gene Test to Predict Breast Cancer Recurrence Less Cost Effective in Real World Practice [Georgetown University]

5. Traitements

Targeted Therapy’s Achilles Heel: When Selectivity is a Liability [OBR]

First in Human Nanomedicine Drug Showing Promise in Solid Cancers [OSU]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

Trial Transparency: NIH Says Final Rule From 2017 has Helped [RAPS]

5.12.1 Immunothérapies - partenariats

BeiGene and Boehringer Ingelheim Announce Commercial Supply Agreement for Anti-PD-1 Antibody Tislelizumab [Boehringer Ingelheim]

5.12.5 Immunothérapies - Pharma

Eisai and Merck Receive Breakthrough Therapy Designation from FDA for LENVIMA® (lenvatinib mesylate) and KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) as Combination Therapy for Advanced and/or Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma [Merck]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Roche partners with Accenture for data integration on cancer tumor board software solution [FiercePharma]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

Reflections on a Landmark Year for Medical Product Innovation and Public Health Advances and Looking Ahead to Policy in 2018 [FDA Voice]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Drug pricing pressure isn't likely to get worse: Merck CEO [FiercePharma]

HHS Secretary Nominee: 'No Silver Bullet' to Bring Down Drug Prices [RAPS]

HHS nominee Azar signals new line of attack on drug prices [STAT]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

The concept of research impact pervades contemporary academic discourse – but what does it actually mean? [LSE Blog]

6.1 Observation

Screening, Treatment Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths in Half [Doctor's Lounge]

6.11 Patients

My cancer operation was cancelled and I can’t sleep at night. Jeremy Hunt, how can you? [The Guardian]