Life Technologies Launches Alliance to Evaluate Whole-Genome Sequencing for Guiding Cancer Treatment | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

This article, originally published June 3, has been updated from a previous version to include comments from Life Technologies CEO Greg Lucier.

A new initiative launched by Life Technologies last week, called the Genomic Cancer Care Alliance, plans to evaluate the utility of whole-genome sequencing for making treatment decisions for patients with a variety of difficult-to-treat cancers in a clinical trial.

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