Absent 'Gold Standard' for HER2 Testing, Researchers Question Role of Oncotype DX Beyond IHC/FISH | GenomeWeb

By Turna Ray

A recent study
challenging the accuracy of Genomic Health's reporting of breast cancer patients' HER2 status by an RT-PCR-based test has revived a longstanding debate about whether advanced diagnostic tools on the market today are truly an improvement over more established methods.

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