Precision Medicine in Immuno-Oncology: The Evolving Role of Current and Emerging Biomarkers - Improving Biomarker Testing Methods
Precision Medicine in Immuno-Oncology: The Evolving Role of Current and Emerging Biomarkers -
Improving Biomarker Testing Methods
Release Date: July 31, 2020
Last Reviewed: July 26, 2020
Expiration Date: July 31, 2021
Time to Complete Activity: 0.5 Hours
Michael J. Overman, MD
Department of Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology
Division of Cancer Medicine
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Lynette M. Sholl, MD
Associate Professor, Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Associate Pathologist, Pathology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
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This activity has been designed to address the educational needs of oncology clinicians and pathologists. It may also be of benefit to pulmonologists, cytotechnologists, researchers, and other healthcare and laboratory professionals interested in immuno-oncology, precision medicine, and/or biomarker research.
Upon proper completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Outline the latest data for the optimal use of immuno-oncology predictive biomarkers, including current and potential future roles, as well as understood limitations
- Incorporate evidence-based best practices for performing immuno-oncology predictive biomarker testing, including optimal biopsy techniques, testing methodologies, diagnostic tools, and the potential for serum-based approaches
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Michael J. Overman, MD
Consulting Fees: Array BioPharma Inc; AstraZeneca; Bristol-Myers Squibb Company; CatalYm; Gritstone Oncology; Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; Promega Corporation; Roche; Takeda
Grant/Research Support: AstraZeneca; Bristol-Myers Squibb Company; Merck & Co., Inc; Nouscom
Lynette M. Sholl, MD
Consulting Fees: AstraZeneca; EMD Serono, Inc
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