mercredi 28 février 2018

Onco Actu du 28 février 2018

1. Biologie

GA4GH Releases 2018 Strategic Roadmap [Bio-IT World]

Q&A: Elaine Mardis and Rick Wilson on the First Cancer Genome and the Dawn of Clinical Genomics [Genome Web]

3.1 Prévention - Tabac

Why We Need Tailored Tobacco-control Strategies [Cancer Research Catalyst]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Microfluidic device captures, allows analysis of tumor-specific extracellular vesicles [Mass. General Hospital]

4.7 Dép., diag. & prono. - Col de l'utérus

Treatment or surveillance for CIN2: when less is more [BMJ]

Thousands of women could be saved from invasive cervical cancer operations, research suggests [The Telegraph]

Some smear test abnormalities 'self-heal' [BBC News]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

Why is this trial due to report? [University of Oxford]

5.12.3 Immunothérapies-combinaisons

Bavarian Nordic’s cancer vaccine CV301 paired with Imfinzi, its third PD-1/L1 combo [FiercePharma]

5.12.5 Immunothérapies - Pharma

New York City-based immunotherapy startup Quentis comes to life with $48M [FierceBiotech]

Dana-Farber’s Laurie Glimcher helps launch a NYC biotech upstart with some key insights on immuno-oncology tech [EndPoints]

Quentis Nets $48M For Cancer Drugs, Building Buzz For NY Bio Startups [Xconomy]

Quentis Therapeutics Debuts with $48 Million Series A Financing to Advance First-in-Class Immunotherapies Targeting Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Response Pathways [Quentis]

New York Firm Raises $48 Million To Develop New Cancer Immunotherapies [Forbes]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Where’s All That Money Going? (Pharma Edition) [In the Pipeline]

5.3.4 Traitements - AMM (FDA, EMA,...)

Cabozantinib Approval Expands Initial Treatment Options for Advanced Kidney Cancer [NCI]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

U.S. Prescription Drug Costs Are a Crime [Bloomberg]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Patients and researchers team up to fight metastatic prostate cancer [Broad Institute]

More People Living With HIV and Cancer Should Get Appropriate Cancer Treatment, According to New Guidelines [NCCN]

Why rare cancers deserve a greater focus and a more targeted approach [Institute of Cancer Research]

Broad, Dana-Farber Launch Patient-Driven Prostate Cancer Project [Genome Web]

Basic Research: Building a Firm Foundation for Biomedicine [NIH Director's Blog]

6.10 Politiques

Merkel makes a surprise pick for German research minister [Science]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

On Drug Pricing, States Step In Where Washington Fails [NY Times]

6.11 Patients

I have brain cancer. Drug companies and med schools should be compensating me for my expertise [STAT]

6.12 Ethique

A code of ethics to get scientists talking [Nature]

6.6 Publications

Cancer researcher under cloud of suspicion wins $300,000 science prize [Retraction Watch]

Transparency in authors’ contributions and responsibilities to promote integrity in scientific publication [PNAS]