Liquid Biopsy

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December 6, 2022 – Virtual Event

10:00-10:35am EST


Victor Velculescu, PhD, Professor, Oncology Department, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; Co-Director, Cancer Biology, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

10:35-11:05am  EST

Practical Applications of Liquid Biopsy Across Multiple Tumor Types

Erica L. Carpenter, MBA, PhD, Director, Liquid Biopsy Laboratory; Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of Pennsylvania

During this presentation Dr. Carpenter will frame latest, mostly clinical applications, of liquid biopsy for multiple different solid tumor types within the context of the patient journey. She will look at liquid biopsy use for diagnosis, therapy selection, and disease surveillance and detection of minimal residual disease (MRD).

11:10am-12:10pm  EST 

Navigating the Toughest Challenges of Immunotherapy with the EpiSwitch® CiRT

Steven Mamus, MD, Medical Director,  Cancer Center of Sarasota-Manatee, Sarasota and Bradenton, Florida

12:15-12:45pm  EST 

Integrating Both Solid Tissue and Liquid Biopsy Strategies in Clinical Practice and Development

Nike Beaubier, MD, Senior Vice President, Life Science Pathology, Tempus Lab

This presentation will begin with an introduction in Tempus’ offerings including the 523 gene xF+ panel, and then explore the benefits of using concurrent solid tissue and liquid biopsy testing and longitudinal liquid biopsy testing in the clinic and how to integrate these strategies into clinical development.