genetics

February 23, 2021 · Mark A. Lewis, MD
In this article from The ASCO Post, Dr. Mark Lewis describes how his inherited cancer diagnosis has impacted his career as an oncologist and how it’s made him better able to empathize with his patients. Read More >>
February 2, 2021 · Brielle Gregory Collins, ASCO staff
ASCO’s 2021 Advance of the Year highlights how progress in the treatment of gastrointestinal (GI) cancers is driven by molecular testing of tumors. Read More >>
January 13, 2021 · Emily Pinto Billcheck
In this post, Emily Pinto Billcheck describes living with von Hippel-Lindau disease, a rare genetic cancer condition that has also affected her family, and how she changed her own perspective of her bravery over time. Read More >>
December 16, 2020 · Dan Shockley
In this post, Dan Shockley discusses how his experience in the United States Navy helped shape his mindset and prepared him to keep a positive outlook throughout the diagnosis and treatment of his hereditary colon cancer condition. Read More >>
November 19, 2020 · Xin Zheng, as told to Jo Cavallo
Lung cancer survivor Xin Zheng discusses her experience with stage IV lung cancer and how joining a clinical trial after receiving genetic testing helped stop the spread of her cancer. Read More >>

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