vendredi 19 janvier 2018

Onco Actu du 19 janvier 2018

1. Biologie

Genetic link between breast condition and invasive breast cancer uncovered [Cancer Research UK]

2.11 Etiologie - Alimentation

Study links inflammation-causing foods to higher risk of colorectal cancer [ACS]

3.1 Prévention - Tabac

Current Cigarette Smoking Among Adults — United States, 2016 [CDC]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

A Cheap and Easy Blood Test Could Catch Cancer Early [MIT Technology Review]

Cancer Diagnosis from a Blood Draw? Liquid Biopsies Are Still a Dream [Wired]

Single Blood Test Screens for Eight Cancer Types [Johns Hopkins]

'Promising' blood test detects eight different kinds of cancer before they spread [The Telegraph]

Cancer blood test ‘enormously exciting’ [BBC News]

Scientists Edge Closer To A Blood Test To Detect Cancers [NPR]

Simple blood test detects eight different kinds of cancer [Nature]

'Liquid biopsy' promises early detection for cancer [Science]

Blood test could use DNA to spot early-stage cancers, study shows [The Guardian]

4.9 Dép., diag. & prono. - Sein

Factor that doubles the risk of death from breast cancer identified [Karolinska Institutet]

5. Traitements

RET Driven Cancers [ESMO]

5.1 Traitements - Pré-clinique

Flying membrane protein aids cancer drug design [Karolinska Institutet]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

China's Great Leap Into Biotech [Bloomberg]

5.12.3 Immunothérapies-combinaisons

Gilead/Kite team up with Pfizer for CAR-T-mAb combination [FierceBiotech]

Kite Announces Clinical Collaboration to Evaluate Investigational Combination of Yescarta™ (Axicabtagene Ciloleucel) and Pfizer’s Utomilumab in Large B-Cell Lymphoma [Gilead]

Beefing up its CAR-T pipeline, Gilead teams up with Pfizer on a lymphoma combo [EndPoints]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Sandoz announces exclusive global collaboration with Biocon on next-generation biosimilars [Novartis]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

U.S. court invalidates J&J cancer drug patent, hitting UK's BTG [Reuters]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA)

Lynparza receives approval in Japan for the treatment of advanced ovarian cancer [AstraZeneca]

5.5 ASCO

First-Time Data for Merck’s KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Patients with Previously Treated Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) to be Presented at 2018 ASCO GI Symposium [Merck]

6.1 Observation

New Registry Launched to Track and Improve the Quality of Cancer Care Delivered in the U.S. [ASCO]

Incidence of Cancers of the Lower Stomach Increasing among Younger Americans [NCI]

6.11 Patients

Living With Cancer: Sex After Cancer [NY Times]

6.6 Publications

Indexing company praises cancer journal, then kicks it out [Retraction Watch]

China declared world’s largest producer of scientific articles [Nature]

6.9 Controverses

Nearly 100 scientists spent 2 months on Google Docs to redefine the p-value. Here’s what they came up with [Science]

Better late than never: A Catalogue of the biases affecting health research [Catalogue of Bias]