Expert Video - Can biomarker testing help identify clinical trial opportunities for me?
Biomarker testing can allow patients to be matched with specific clinical trials through the US National Institutes of Health, says Dr. Robert Winn, an expert on cancer treatment from Virginia Commonwealth University. These precision medicine treatments are not yet widely available, but biomarker testing can help patients identify the trials that may be most helpful for their specific non-small-cell lung cancer.
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