vendredi 9 mars 2018

Onco Actu du 9 mars 2018

2. Etiologie

Binge watching TV could increase bowel cancer risk in men [Cancer Research UK]

3.1 Prévention - Tabac

Report: Big tobacco is targeting the world's most vulnerable to increase profits [ACS]

Austrian no-smoking petition against government reaches 500,000 mark [Reuters]

4.1 Dép., diag. & prono. - Prostate

Prostate cancer screening: massive study gets minimal coverage. Why? [HealthNewsReview]

5. Traitements

Multidisciplinary Team Care is Associated with Improved Survival in Metastatic GCT [ESMO]

The 30 Year Quest To Tame The 'Wily' Cancer Gene [NPR]

5.1 Traitements - Pré-clinique

CRISPR-based system identifies important new drug targets in a deadly leukemia [Cold Spring Harbor Lab]

5.12 Immunothérapies

New Clinical Trials Test Immunotherapy for Cervical Cancer [Dana-Farber Cancer Institute]

PD-L1 in Extracellular Vesicles May Help Glioblastoma Evade Immunotherapies [The Scientist]

5.12.1 Immunothérapies - partenariats

In another blockbuster cancer deal, Merck lays out up to $5.8B for half of Eisai's Lenvima [FiercePharma]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Juno, WuXi JV gets a $90M round as China’s CAR-T pioneers fly high with fresh cash [EndPoints]

5.2 Pharma

UK launch for Europe’s first Herceptin biosimilar [PharmaTimes]

VBL Therapeutics sees Avastin-VB-111 phase 3 combo flop in brain cancer [FierceBiotech]

Failure in pivotal PhIII brain cancer trial drags Israel’s VBL Therapeutics down [EndPoints]

5.2.3 Pharma - économie

Cyteir Bags $29M to Tap “Self Destruct” in Cancers, Immune Diseases [Xconomy]

Beyond Flatiron: The Rising Power Of Oncology Clinical Data Companies [Forbes]

5.3 Traitements - FDA, EMA, NICE...

Prostate cancer medicine Xofigo must not be used with Zytiga and prednisone/prednisolone [EMA]

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

FDA Approves Apalutamide for Some Men with Prostate Cancer [NCI]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Bringing down the cost of cancer treatment [Nature]

6.1 Observation

Choice of lung cancer treatment could be affecting survival [Cancer Research UK]

A Real News Story Of Hope: Impressive Decline in Melanoma Incidence In Young Women Will Result In A World With Less Cancer [Dr. Len's Blog]