genetics

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 >>
Oncology Briefs: Research from the ASCO Educational Book
September 15, 2016 · Himisha Beltran, MD
Identifying genetic changes has given us new insights in early detection and treatment of advanced and castration-resistant prostate cancer. Read More >>
2016 ASCO Annual Meeting: Collective Wisdom #ASCO16
June 6, 2016 · Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
Oncology professionals from around the world are in Chicago for the ASCO Annual Meeting. There, they will discuss the latest advances and newest thoughts in cancer research. Some of those advances focus on improving the quality of care and patients’ access to it. Read More >>

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