Liquid biopsies in monitoring treatment
Programme stream(s): Treatment
Programme session type(s): Recent Advances session
Speaker: Johann de Bono, The Institute of Cancer Research, UK
Speaker: Nitzan Rosenfeld, CRUK Cambridge Institute, UK
Speaker: Thomas Wurdinger, Neurosurgical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date and time: Mon 05-Nov-2018, 11:00 am-12:30 pm
The session will review the technological advances in liquid biopsies, for circulating tumor cells, free circulating tumor DNA and blood cells. The session will review the role in monitoring therapy in the advanced setting, and detect disease in early cancer settings. By the end of the session participants will be able to appreciate the technological and clinical progress in liquid biopsies.