AMP: Next-Generation Sequencing and the Pathologist | GenomeWeb

At the annual meeting of the Association for Molecular Pathology in Texas this week, the BC Cancer Agency's David Huntsman said that not only is next-generation sequencing changing the paradigm of cancer treatment, but that pathologists can and should use this technology to tease apart cancer's complexity and shed light on the various causes and avenues of treatment. Next-gen sequencing is the first truly disruptive technology for diagnostics since the introduction of the microscope in the 1850s, Huntsman said.

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