mardi 3 juillet 2018

Onco Actu du 3 juillet 2018

1. Biologie

Researchers apply computing power to track the spread of cancer [Princeton University]

Cell ‘chatter’ discovery could open clinical trial opportunity for fatal childhood brain tumour [Cancer Research UK]

Teamwork between cells fuels aggressive childhood brain tumour [Institute of Cancer Research]

4. Dépistage, diagnostic et pronostic

Improving public understanding of ‘overdiagnosis’ in England: a population survey assessing familiarity with possible terms for labelling the concept and perceptions of appropriate terminology [BMJ Open]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

Study: Blood Test for Prostate Cancer Can Guide Therapy, Extend Lives [Xconomy]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

The Online Gene Test Finds a Dangerous Mutation. It May Well Be Wrong. [NY Times]

5.1 Traitements - Pré-clinique

Computer Algorithm Maps Cancer Resistance to Drugs, Therapy [Johns Hopkins]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Drug gets body cells to 'eat and destroy' cancer [BBC News]

5.12.3 Immunothérapies-combinaisons

Roche eyes next-generation breast cancer crown with Tecentriq's triple-negative victory [FiercePharma]

Roche vaults into lead in frontline triple negative breast cancer as Tecentriq/Abraxane combo aces progression-free survival [EndPoints]

5.12.5 Immunothérapies - Pharma

FDA Grants Priority Review to Merck’s Supplemental Biologics License Application for KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Combination with Chemotherapy as First-Line Treatment for Metastatic Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer [Merck]

5.4 Traitements - Economie

Pfizer raises prices on 100 drugs, its second round of hikes this year: FT [FiercePharma]

6.1 Observation

NIH-funded scientists put socioeconomic data on the map [NIH]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

Signaling concern over industry funding, Congress presses for transparency at groups supporting NIH, CDC [STAT]

How Big Pharma Was Captured by the One Percent [New Republic]

6.5 Médecines alternatives

Clínica 0-19: False hope in Monterrey for brain cancer patients (part 2 of 3) [Science-Based Medicine]

6.6 Publications

Elsevier are corrupting open science in Europe [The Guardian]

How Many Doctored Papers Are Out There? [In the Pipeline]

6.7 DMP, Big Data & applis

Drug development gets big data analytics boost [Novartis]

6.7.1 IA/bioinformatique

NIH to host workshop on using artificial intelligence and machine learning to advance biomedical research [NIH]

6.9 Controverses

The Neglected Implications of Grant Culture [Inside Higher Ed]