Creating a Paradigm for Biomarker TestingVideo Categories: PMO Interview with the Innovator Series: Volume 12 and Video Library
Drs. Goeffrey Oxnard and Lauren Ritterhouse consider the advantages and disadvantages of liquid biopsies as an early screening tool for biomarker testing, and how to integrate various approaches into a biomarker testing paradigm.
As we learn more about a person’s genetic makeup, the more we are able to target medicines to his/her needs and benefit. With continued research, Dr. Stainthorpe explains, we will be able to identify markers that allow us to target medicines more precisely to get better performance and reduce waste.
Dr Ezra Cohen of UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, and Dr Mary Fidler of Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, recount their clinical experiences and the journeys of patients treated with TRK inhibitors for thyroid cancer.