NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Speakers at the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Oncology, which wrapped up earlier this week, largely agreed that molecular testing and precision treatment have reached a new maturity in the practice of cancer medicine.

However, as the landscape of clinical and commercial genomic tests become more and more intricate, navigating this new world continues to challenge clinicians, some of whom discussed these practicalities at an ASCO session on implementing precision medicine.

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This webinar will discuss how next-generation sequencing (NGS) can help clinical research labs and pathologists save time, money, and samples compared to single-analyte oncology research assays.

Sep
21
Sponsored by
Roche

This webinar will demonstrate a new approach that combines precise FFPE tumor isolation with extraction-free DNA/RNA library preparation to minimize material losses and reduce the amount of tissue input required for NGS analysis.

Sep
27
Sponsored by
Philips Genomics

This webinar will present an in-depth look at how Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has developed and implemented a next-generation sequencing panel for mutational tumor profiling of advanced cancer patients.