Occurrence of TRK Fusion–Positive Tumors in Different Cancer Types

Ezra Cohen, MD, FRCPSC, FASCO; Mary Jo Fidler, MD; Arturo Loaiza-Bonilla, MD, MSEd, FACP

Video Categories: NTRK Gene Fusions

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, confer on the categorization of various cancer types in which NTRK gene fusions may be detected.

August 30, 2018

The Use of Next-Generation Sequencing in Treating Non-Squamous Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Drs. Goeffrey Oxnard and Lauren Ritterhouse consider how next-generation sequencing (NGS) informs treatment of lung cancer patients in providing information on tumor mutational burden, microsatellite instability, unique targetable genomic signatures, as well as novel targets that may be best addressed in a clinical trial.

September 7, 2018

Misconceptions About Genetic and Genomic Testing

Dr Andrey Antov notes that there is often confusion around genetic and genomic testing, due in part to a lack of genetic counselors, high costs, and the rate of adoption of new technologies.