How MSI and TMB Factor into Current Biomarker Testing PanelsVideo Categories: 2018 ASCO Insights, Biomarkers, and Video Library
Dr Sanjiv Agarwala discusses the usefulness of MSI and TMB as novel biomarkers for various cancer types. His argument is that the first FDA approval of a therapy based on MSI rather than tumor type makes this biomarker useful, but TMB is not yet ready for “prime time.”
Dr Ezra Cohen of UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA; Dr Mary Fidler of Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL; and Dr Arturo Loaiza-Bonilla of the Comprehensive Care and Research Center, Philadelphia, PA, discuss who may and may not be appropriate candidates for TRK inhibitor therapy.
Dr. Sanjiv Agarwala identifies the newest developments in treatments for melanoma, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, Merkel cell carcinoma, squamous-cell carcinoma, and invasive-cell carcinoma.