mercredi 23 mai 2018

Onco Actu du 23 mai 2018

1. Biologie

Are Some Tumors Just ‘Born to Be Bad’? [NIH Director's Blog]

New data changes the way scientists explain how cancer tumors develop [UTMB]

2.6 Etiologie - Environnement

Prevalent Form of Childhood Leukemia May Be Preventable [The Scientist]

Child leukaemia linked to reduced exposure to germs [NHS Choices]

A germ-free childhood could trigger leukemia, scientist suggests [CNN]

Landmark lawsuit claims Monsanto hid cancer danger of weedkiller for decades [The Guardian]

3.1.1 Prévention - Tabac - e-cigs

How Harmful — Or Helpful — Are E-Cigarettes, Anyway? [FiveThirtyEight]

3.5 Prévention - UV

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new FDA actions to keep consumers safe from the harmful effects of sun exposure, and ensure the long-term safety and benefits of sunscreens [FDA]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Grail hauls in monster $300M round from Chinese investors amid rumors about Hong Kong IPO [EndPoints]

4.15 Dép., diag. & prono. - imagerie

Giles Maskell: Incidental anarchy [BMJ Blogs]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Pioneering novel platforms for the in-depth, accelerated interpretation of cancer genomes [VHIO]

Are You And Your Primary Care Doc Ready To Talk About Your DNA? [KHN]

5. Traitements

Selection of Optimal Adjuvant Chemotherapy and Targeted Therapy for Early Breast Cancer [ASCO]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Merck's Keytruda, Roche's Tecentriq may lag chemo in some cancer patients, FDA says [FiercePharma]

5.12.2 Immunothérapies - CAR-T

Approval of UCART123 Amendment in AML to Accelerate Clinical Development [Cellectis]

Report on CAR T-cell therapy Registries Workshop 9 February 2018 [EMA]

5.12.6 Immunothérapies - AMM

FDA Approves Second CAR T-Cell Therapy for Lymphoma [NCI]

5.2 Pharma

New year, new name, new bladder cancer data for Sesen Bio [FierceBiotech]

5.2.1 Pharma - Partenariats

Celgene pays Evotec $65M to access source of solid tumor drugs [FierceBiotech]

OncoDNA announces screening collaboration with Kura Oncology [OncoDNA]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

The end of cervical cancer [PATH blog]

6.1 Observation

Annual Report to the Nation: overall cancer mortality continues to decline, prostate cancer mortality has stabilized [NIH]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

House passes 'right-to-try' bill, sending it to President Trump's desk [FierceBiotech]

Congress passes ‘right-to-try’ measure, sending hard-fought bill to Trump’s desk [STAT]

House passes “right-to-try” — allowing the terminally ill to ask companies for experimental drugs outside of FDA’s purview [EndPoints]

6.13 Soins palliatifs

Palliative care training helps doctors steer cancer patients away from major surgery [Reuters]

6.4 Médico-éco

Many cancer patients juggle care along with financial pain [AP]

6.7.1 IA/bioinformatique

Automated Health Care Offers Freedom from Shame, But Is It What Patients Need? [New Yorker]