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Wider sampling of tumor tissues may guide choice, improve outcomes

A new study focused on describing genetic variations within a primary tumor, differences between the primary and a metastatic branch of that tumor, and additional diversity found in tumor DNA in the blood stream could help physicians make better treatment choices for patients with gastric and esophageal adenocarcinoma.

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UChicago Medicine First Site in Illinois Offering Pioneering CAR T-Cell Therapy for Cancer

The FDA approved a breakthrough cancer treatment for adult patients with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, a form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, that uses genetically engineered immune cells to target cancer.

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