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CHLA launches OncoKids - a comprehensive DNA and RNA pediatric cancer panel

06:29 EDT 21 Jun 2017 | Medical Xpress

Today, a team of investigators at Children's Hospital Los Angeles launched OncoKidsSM, a next-generation sequencing-based panel specifically designed for pediatric cancers. OncoKids is intended to guide the diagnosis and treatment of a child's cancer based on the genomic alterations specific to the child's tumor. The panel was developed by a team comprised of laboratory geneticists, oncologists and pathologists.

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