Differences Between Community and Academic Settings Regarding Biomarker Testing Practices in Metastatic Melanoma

Opinion
Video

The panelists emphasize the importance of obtaining tissue for BRAF-mutation testing and dedicated tissue tracking in patients with metastatic melanoma, with immunohistochemistry followed by confirmatory next-generation sequencing, and discuss the promise of liquid biopsies like ctDNA as a future biomarker tracking modality.

Related Videos
Martin H. Voss, MD, an expert on renal cell carcinoma
Laurence Albigès, MD, PhD, an expert on renal cell carcinoma
A panel of 4 experts on hematologic malignancies
A panel of 6 experts on colorectal cancer
A panel of 6 experts on colorectal cancer
A panel of 4 experts on chronic graft-versus-host disease
A panel of 4 experts on chronic graft-versus-host disease
James K. McCloskey, MD, an expert on leukemia
James K. McCloskey, MD, an expert on leukemia