Personalizing Cancer Treatment Based on Unique Genetic Profile

Gary Palmer, MD

Video Categories: Diagnostics

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.
July 13, 2021

Significance of Early and Broad Testing of Tumor Mutations

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 how testing for tumor mutations early and broadly may lead to better treatment outcomes.

July 29, 2015

Assessing the Value of Cancer Treatments

Dr. Steve O’Day believes a treatment’s value incorporates combination of benefits, side-effects, and cost, stating that if the cost is high, we need to make sure the benefits are huge as well.