Targeted Sequencing Panels Gaining Ground for Cancer Dx | GenomeWeb

By Monica Heger

Even as the costs of whole-genome sequencing continue to drop, targeted approaches continue to make inroads into the clinical realm, with panels that sequence commonly mutated genes in cancer becoming a key tool in cancer diagnostics and prognostics, and helping to select patients for clinical trials or specific drug regimens.

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