Genomic Study Urges Caution in Using Mutational Results from Single Cancer Biopsies to Guide Treatment | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

Tumors appear to be more heterogeneous than previously thought in terms of the mutations they carry, so relying on a single biopsy to make treatment decisions based on mutational analysis could be problematic, according to a team of researchers led by the Cancer Research UK London Research Institute.

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