Hidden Secrets in Tumor Genetic Testing

Hidden Secrets in Tumor Genetic Testing

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Andrea Forman
June 7, 2017

At the heart of the precision medicine movement is something that those working in the cancer field have known for some time - cancer is not one single disease, but a disease with a thousand faces; a different collection of genetic mutations for each tumor and for each patient. Recent advances in precision medicine and genetic testing allow us to identify the specific collection of genetic mutations that transform a healthy cell into a malignant one.

 

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