Mutational Testing

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LRG Assisted in CAP Guidelines Modifications with a Diagnostic Algorithm

The LRG, in collaboration with the Pediatric & SDH-Deficient GIST Consortium and key opinion leaders among the GIST pathology community (with Dr. Brian Rubin taking the lead), played a significant role in changing CAP Guidelines. CAP Guidelines are protocols for pathologists to instruct them on the process of diagnosing a disease based on tumor tissue samples.

By |2019-08-29T10:18:35-04:00August 29th, 2019|Advocacy, Mutational Testing, News|

LRG Webcast: GI Stromal Tumors: A PatholoGIST’s Point of View

GI Stromal Tumors: A PatholoGIST's Point of View Mutational Testing in GIST Mutational Testing in GIST is a vital component for survival, especially as cancer treatment becomes more individualized. In this webcast, Dr. Chris [...]

By |2019-07-08T13:14:19-04:00April 23rd, 2019|News, Webcast|

Life Fest 2018: Role of Mutational Analysis and Next Generation Sequencing in GIST

Role of Mutational Analysis and Next Generation Sequencing in GIST Andrew Rosenberg, MD, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center View all Life Fest 2018 Videos

By |2019-09-16T15:30:09-04:00September 18th, 2018|Events, Mutational Testing, Video|

New Technology Developed Which Can Predict GIST Patient’s Response to Drugs with Amazing Accuracy

Researchers have developed a test that can accurately identify over 20% of GIST patients that are unlikely to respond to currently approved treatments. In addition, it can identify which patients need a higher dose [...]

By |2019-07-03T10:48:28-04:00June 29th, 2018|GIST Education, Mutational Testing, News, Newsletter|

Mutational Analysis of GISTs: How, When, and Why

Please join us for an afternoon of learning about the importance of and the science behind mutational testing with pathologist and GIST specialist, Dr. Christopher Corless of Portland's Oregon Health and Science University. This [...]

By |2019-04-08T10:29:42-04:00August 12th, 2015|GIST Education, News, Webcast|