Navigating the High Cost of Cancer Treatments

Jorge Cortes, MD

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Dr. Jorge Cortes addresses the difficulties patients have in dealing with the high cost of cancer treatments and calls for an effort to make these drugs more affordable. He asserts that physicians should try to help by understanding the needs of their patients, educating them, and involving their social workers and pharmacies.
July 25, 2018

What the Next Generation of Cancer Biomarkers May Involve

Dr Sanjiv Agarwala predicts that the cancer biomarkers of the future may be “mobile biomarkers,” meaning measures of the tumor microenvironment or immune response that change with therapy and may be able to determine treatment efficacy.

January 30, 2014

Refining the Treatment Paradigm Through Targeted Molecular Pathways

Dr Agarwala outlines the future of cancer treatment as more molecular targets and targeted therapies are identified.