mercredi 31 janvier 2018

Onco Actu du 31 janvier 2018

1. Biologie

TARGET Study Finds Major Differences between Childhood and Adult AML [NCI]

2.8 Etiologie - Contraceptifs, THS

Lower risk of certain cancers with the Pill applies across lifestyles [Reuters]

3.1 Prévention - Tabac

Trump's top health official traded tobacco stock while leading anti-smoking efforts [Politico]

3.1.1 Prévention - Tabac - e-cigs

Headlines saying ‘vaping might cause cancer’ are wildly misleading [Cancer Research UK]

Vape shops sue to block U.S. regulation covering e-cigarettes [Reuters]

3.3 Prévention - Vaccins

New Gardasil 9 vaccine boosts teens’ protection from HPV and cervical cancer by 23% [The Conversation]

4.10 Dép., diag. & prono. - Poumon

In the real world, harms of lung cancer screening prove greater than expected [HealthNewsReview]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

New ‘Liquid Biopsy’ Shows Early Promise in Detecting Cancer [NIH Director's Blog]

5. Traitements

Foundation Medicine and European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Announce Collaboration to Advance Precision Medicine Using Comprehensive Genomic Profiling to Facilitate Clinical Trial Enrollment [Foundation Medicine]

A rude awakening from tumour cells [Nature]

5.1 Traitements - Pré-clinique

Scientists pluck a light-sensitive protein from plants to study cancer metastasis [STAT]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

Meet the Company Trying to Democratize Clinical Trials With AI [Wired]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Blood test could indicate which patients will respond to immunotherapy [institute of Cancer Research]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Advance of the Year [ASCO]

5.12.3 Immunothérapies-combinaisons

Why Combine Immunotherapy with Targeted Radioation Therapy [The Sentinel-SITC]

5.12.5 Immunothérapies - Pharma

Brain damage cases force an FDA hold on Bellicum’s lead cell therapy — shares tank [EndPoints]

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals Announces Clinical Hold on BPX-501 Clinical Trials in the United States [Bellicum]

Bellicum's cancer drug trials on clinical hold, shares tumble [Reuters]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

EMA to lose 50% of its floor space in move to temporary Amsterdam home [FierceBiotech]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Trump pledges new HHS secretary Azar will get drug prices 'way down.' Why aren't pharma investors scared? [FiercePharma]

How to “Lower Drug Prices” Without Lowering Drug Prices [Harvard - Bill of Health]

6.1 Observation

Global improvement in cancer survival but international differences are still very wide [ecancernews]

Global cancer survival rates improve, but wide gaps remain [Reuters]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

In State of the Union, Trump endorses ‘right to try’ for terminally ill patients [STAT]

Donald Trump promised to fight Big Pharma. He never did. [Vox]

6.11 Patients

What to Say When You Meet the Angel of Death at a Party [NY Times]