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Personalized Medicine: What It Means for You


Speaker: Generosa Grana, MD

Get an overview of targeted therapies and how they are used to personalize cancer treatment. Dr. Grana explains how personalized medicine impacts risk assessment, treatment and follow-up care choices and how research may lead to even more individualized choices in the future. Learn about the Gail model and other tests for predicting risk of developing breast cancer; screening tests; the differences among ER positive, HER2 positive and triple-negative breast cancers; and important studies that help define today's treatments.

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