How MSI and TMB Factor into Current Biomarker Testing Panels

Sanjiv S. Agarwala, MD

Video 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.”

July 29, 2015

Precision Medicine’s Impact on Patient Care

Dr. S. Yosuf Zafar provides an overview of the advancement of precision medicine and points out the importance of making sure treatment decisions are in line with the patient’s goals.

July 29, 2015

Personalized Medicine’s Impact on Cancer Care

Dr. Jorge Cortes provides examples of how personalized or precision medicine has positively impacted the approach to cancer care, citing the benefits of FLT3 inhibitors, IDH inhibitors, and MEK inhibitors, and other targeted treatments.