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Drs Zofia Piotrowska, H. Jack West, and Taofeek Owonikoko sit down to discuss a series of case-based scenarios. In this video, the doctors discuss if there is a best systemic therapy option for a patient with advanced non-squamous NSCLC, low PD-L1 and no driver mutation.
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Drs Zofia Piotrowska, H. Jack West, and Taofeek Owonikoko sit down to discuss a series of case-based scenarios. In this video, the doctors discuss the optimal approach for a fit patient with advanced squamous NSCLC and low tumor PD-L1 expression.
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Drs Zofia Piotrowska, H. Jack West, and Taofeek Owonikoko sit down to discuss a series of case-based scenarios. In this video, the doctors discuss the treatment choice between targeted therapy and immunotherapy in a patient with an EGFR Mutation and high PDL-1.
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Drs Zofia Piotrowska, H. Jack West, and Taofeek Owonikoko sit down to discuss a series of case-based scenarios. In this video, the doctors discuss a frail patient with metastatic squamous NSCLC with low tumor PD-L1 expression, and the best treatment approach for this patient.
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The Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE), presents Molecular Diagnostic Testing and Next Generation Sequencing in Lung Cancer webinar series.
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Articles

Over the next few days, about 30,000 oncologists and other cancer care professionals, along with a growing number of patient advocates, are...
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The FDA just approved a new therapy for the approximately 4% of patients with NSCLC who have the molecular marker known as an ALK rearrangement. The...
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Christine M. Walko, Pharm.D., discusses how advancements in technology have improved the quality, cost and turnaround time for assessing genetic mutations in tumor tissue, and how this has helped to translate precision medicine into standard clinical practice.
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Let me start by saying that I'm a fan of the immune checkpoint inhibitor Keytruda (pembrolizumab) and consider it the new standard of care as a...
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Several weeks ago, at a very crowded plenary session for the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) in Copenhagen, Denmark, results with first...
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Community Forum

I’m a 40yr old female with a smoking history of 20+ years. I have chronic brown phlegm (for years) with little to no coughing. I had a chest X-ray in...
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Dear Dr. West and other contributing physicians, I am a now 32 year old male. 2 years ago at 30 years of age in early March 2012 a 4mm pure GGO was...
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