Best Practices in Oncology Biomarker Testing

Geoffrey R. Oxnard, MD; Lauren L. Ritterhouse, MD, PhD

Video Categories: PMO Interview with the Innovator Series: Volume 12 and Video Library

Drs. Goeffrey Oxnard and Lauren Ritterhouse review the best practices to improve efficiencies in biomarker testing, including effective communication among the healthcare team, the pathologist, and the patient, as well as expediting processing in the pathology laboratory.

November 24, 2014

Personalizing Cancer Treatment Based on Unique Genetic Profile

Gary Palmer, MD, explains how research is ahead of the physician and patient and the need to educate the physician and patient on all the information about DNA and what drives the cancer.

October 23, 2018

Dealing with Issues of Obtaining Sufficient Tissue in Performing Biomarker Testing

Drs. Roy Herbst and David Rimm review some of the problems associated with obtaining enough tissue to perform biomarker testing, the need to triage tissue to ensure that standard of care tests are completed, and the potential role of liquid biopsies