mercredi 12 décembre 2018

Onco Actu du 12 décembre 2018

1. Biologie

Brain Tumor Molecular Features Characterized in Individuals With Tumor Predisposition Condition [Genome Web]

Some Brain Tumors May Respond to Immunotherapy, New Study Suggests [Columbia University]

3.1.1 Prévention - Tabac - e-cigs

FDA warns consumers about e-cigarette liquids with erectile dysfunction drugs [CNN]

4.10 Dép., diag. & prono. - FDA, EMA, NICE,...

Non-invasive MRI scan for Prostate Cancer recommended by NICE [NICE]

4.12 Biopsies liquides

In Race for Blood-Based Cancer Detection, More Teams Turn to Epigenetic and Fragment-Based Analysis [Genome Web]

4.2 Dép., diag. & prono. - Génome

Taking uncertainty out of cancer prognosis [Cold Spring Harbor Lab]

4.5 Dép., diag. & prono. - Colorectal

Researchers Develop Personalized Medicine Tool for Inherited Colorectal Cancer Syndrome Risk [Huntsman Cancer Institute]

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

Cervical screening error: More women affected [BBC News]

5. Traitements

To guide cancer therapy, device quickly tests drugs on tumor tissue [MIT News]

Proton beam therapy in Europe: more centres need more research [British Journal of Cancer]

5.1 Traitements - Pré-clinique

Breast cancer drug could create chink in the armour of pancreatic cancer [Imperial College London]

MD Anderson study shows key enzyme linked to therapy resistance in deadly lung cancer [MD Anderson Cancer Center]

Sprayable gel developed by UCLA-led team could help the body fight off cancer after surgery [UCLA]

Targeting CD47? UCLA joins bandwagon, with gel to stem tumors from resurfacing [EndPoints]

5.10 Traitements - Essais

Pfizer's palbociclib most commonly used breast cancer drug in clinical trials [Pharmafile]

5.12 Immunothérapies

Successful anti-PD-1 immunotherapy requires interaction between CD8+ T cells and dendritic cells [Mass. General Hospital]

Tumor-Specific Antigens From Way Out There [In the Pipeline]

5.12.5 Immunothérapies - Pharma

Pfizer to add 100 oncology R&D jobs, cut others amid restructure [Biopharma Dive]

5.2 Pharma

Black Diamond debuts with $20M, mission to drug unexplored oncogenes [FierceBiotech]

5.6 ESMO

ESMO Immuno-Oncology Congress Showcases New Technologies Set to Improve Cancer Treatment [ESMO Press Release]

6. Lutte contre les cancers

Scientists Don’t Stay for Long in Their Jobs Anymore: Study [The Scientist]

6.10.1 Politiques (USA)

Large coalition joins drug lobby in denouncing Trump proposal to import drug prices for Medicare [EndPoints]

6.4 Médico-éco

Measuring the Value of Matched Therapy [Foundation Medicine]

6.7.1 IA/bioinformatique

A new AI method can train on medical records without revealing patient data [MIT Technology Review]