Dealing with Issues of Obtaining Sufficient Tissue in Performing Biomarker Testing

David L. Rimm, MD, PhD; Roy S. Herbst, MD, PhD

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

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

March 31, 2015

Precision Medicine for CLL

Dr. Jennifer R. Brown deliberates on the state of personalized medicine in relation to CLL. She explains that the targeted drugs currently used for CLL actually work for most patients, rather than just a subgroup. Also, CLL therapies are now generally in pill form and well tolerated with few side [ Read More ]

January 20, 2016

Characteristics of Cancer Stem Cells

Dr Gerson offers insights into the various aspect’s of stem cells, including the ability to replicate, rest, and spread to different locations.