The Use of Next-Generation Sequencing in Treating Non-Squamous Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Video Library —July 18, 2018
Geoff Oxnard, MD
Thoracic Oncologist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute,
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School,
Boston, MA
Lauren Ritterhouse, MD, PhD
Molecular Pathologist and Co-Director
Molecular Diagnostics and Clinical Genomics Laboratories, University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Drs. Goeffrey Oxnard and Lauren Ritterhouse consider how next-generation sequencing (NGS) informs treatment of lung cancer patients in providing information on tumor mutational burden, microsatellite instability, unique targetable genomic signatures, as well as novel targets that may be best addressed in a clinical trial.
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