Biomarker-Driven Treatment Approaches in Gastric Cancer: The Role of Gene Fusions and Molecular Profiling
Cathy Eng, MD, FACP, FASCO
David H. Johnson Endowed Chair in Surgical and Medical Oncology, Co-Director, GI Oncology, Co-Leader, Gastrointestinal Cancer Research Program
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, MD Anderson Cancer Center
David H. Ilson, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Attending Physician, Member
Weill Cornell Medical College, Memorial Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
Syma Iqbal, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
USC Keck School of Medicine, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Pashtoon M. Kasi, MD, MS
Director Colon Cancer Research; Director Liquid Biopsy Research
Weill Cornell Medicine/NewYork-Presbyterian; Englander Institute of Precision Medicine
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