genetics

May 9, 2017 · Claire Smith, ASCO staff
In this podcast, certified genetic counselor Tiffani DeMarco answers common questions about genetic counseling and explains what the future may hold for genetic testing. Read More >>
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March 30, 2017 · Nicole Van Hoey, PharmD
Genetic testing can identify inherited risks for some types of cancer. The results of these tests affect both you and your family. Here are some things to think about when sharing genetic test results. Read More >>
2017 Clinical Cancer Advances
February 1, 2017 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
The 2017 Clinical Cancer Advances report of the American Society of Clinical Oncology has announced that the Advance of the Year is Immunotherapy 2.0. Why 2.0? Because the role of immunotherapy in cancer care is expanding, and oncologists are learning how to use it more effectively. Read More >>
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 >>

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