genetics

January 5, 2017 · Amy Thompson
Donating bone marrow can be as easy and painless as giving blood. Here’s what you need to know about the life-saving tissue inside your bones and the current donation process. Read More >>
November 8, 2016 · Jyoti Patel, MD, FASCO
Recent FDA approvals for immunotherapy drugs for treating lung cancer are exciting, but there still are many things we need to learn about this new field of cancer treatment. Cancer.Net Associate Editor Jyoti Patel, MD, answers some of the questions that surround lung cancer and immunotherapy, during Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Read More >>
October 27, 2016 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO Staff
Thinking about taking an at-home genetic test? In this podcast, Dr. Nadine Tung provides her expert insight on the advantages and disadvantages of these tests. Read More >>
Oncology Briefs: Research from the ASCO Educational Book
October 4, 2016 · Allison W. Kurian, MD, MSc
Researchers are using genetic information to find a woman’s risk for breast cancer. Dr. Kurian writes about how this knowledge affects screening and prevention strategies for breast cancer. Read More >>
Oncology Briefs: Research from the ASCO Educational Book
September 27, 2016 · Claudine Isaacs, MD
Genetic testing allows doctors to help treat, and even prevent, certain types of cancers. Many patients can benefit from genetic testing; however, we still don’t know a lot about how to best use the results of these tests. Read More >>

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