mercredi 28 mars 2018

Onco Actu du 28 mars 2018

1. Biologie

Scientists Find Stomach Cells In Lung Cancer [Duke]

3.1 Prévention - Tabac

FDA sued for delaying e-cigarette, cigar regulations [Washington Post]

3.1.1 Prévention - Tabac - e-cigs

Some e-cigarette ingredients are surprisingly more toxic than others [UNC]

New Zealand court gives Philip Morris nod to sell heated tobacco product [Reuters]

3.4 Chimioprévention

Preclinical study shines a light on BET inhibitors’ potential to prevent obesity-related cancer growth [EndPoints]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Screening High-Risk Individuals Can Reduce Multiple Myeloma Mortality [Moffitt Cancer Center]

4.5 Dép., diag. & prono. - Colorectal

The IARC perspective on colorectal cancer screening [ecancernews]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Checkpoint Inhibitors: How Researchers are Expanding this Form of Immunotherapy [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

5.12.4 Immunothérapies - Essais

ARMO BioSciences Announces Positive Outcome of First Interim Analysis in SEQUOIA Phase 3 Pancreatic Cancer Study [ARMO BioSciences]

5.12.5 Immunothérapies - Pharma

Bristol-Myers' Opdivo-Yervoy combo scores again at FDA, this time in colorectal cancer [FiercePharma]

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Accepts Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Application for Opdivo (nivolumab) Plus Yervoy (ipilimumab) for Previously Treated Patients with MSI-H or dMMR Metastatic Colorectal Cancer for Priority Review [BMS]

5.2 Pharma

Exelixis’ Partner Ipsen Announces EMA Validation of the Application for a New Indication for CABOMETYX® (cabozantinib) for Previously Treated Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma [Exelixis]

5.2.2 Pharma - Fusions & Acquisitions

Novartis's New CEO Has Cash and Momentum for an Overhaul [Bloomberg]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Chinese oncology startup Adagene closes $50M Series C led by Sequoia Capital [EndPoints]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Forging Military Partnerships to Empower the Cancer Research Enterprise [NCI]

James F. Holland, Trailblazing Cancer Researcher, Dies at 92 [NY Times]

6.1 Observation

Number of working age people living with cancer shoots up 10% in five years [Macmillan Cancer Support]

5,500 Scots wait too long for cancer treatment as charities warn NHS is 'struggling' [The Telegraph]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Google x-ray project shows AI won’t replace doctors any time soon [MIT Technology Review]