New Project Aims to Accelerate Adoption of Genomic Medicine in the Community Oncology Setting | GenomeWeb

By Turna Ray

While genomically guided cancer therapy has largely been limited to patients receiving treatment at academic hospitals or large research institutions, a new effort is underway to expand access to the community care setting.

Under a partnership with GE subsidiary Clarient, Accelerate Community Oncology Research Network, an organization that runs a network of oncology research sites, is laying plans to advance genomic medicine research in the community care setting.

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