The Global Challenge of Personalized Medicines

Andrew Stainthorpe, PhD

Video Categories: Personalized Medicine

Dr. Stainthorpe explains that when it comes to bringing personalized medicines to fruition, the challenge is the same worldwide. It is an effort that requires better understanding of disease pathways and markers as well as improved diagnostics.
January 16, 2019

Overcoming Challenges to Molecular Biomarker Testing

Drs. Geoffrey Oxnard and Lauren Ritterhouse discuss the challenges in biomarker testing—tissue stewardship and complexity of biomarker tests and results—and ways to overcome these challenges—improved communication among all members of the cancer care team and simplification of biomarker test results to focus on actionable biomarkers.

March 31, 2015

Improving Myeloma Outcomes

Dr. Ajai Chari discusses the ultimate goal of improving therapy for myeloma patients. He mentions the COMPASS study, which is working to collect a database of clinical and scientific information on 1000 patients. In the interim, there are some clues, such as an understanding of certain high-molecular-risk patients and some [ Read More ]