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Upfront, comprehensive genetic testing in advanced lung cancer is cost-effective

20:00 EDT 15 May 2018 | AAAS

(American Society of Clinical Oncology) An economic model comparing different types of genetic testing in metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) found that using next-generation sequencing (NGS) to test for all known lung cancer-related gene changes at the time of diagnosis was more cost-effective and faster than testing one or a limited number of genes at a time.

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