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Dr. Pant on the Role of Genetic Testing in Pancreatic Cancer

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subhead]Translational Research Center, associate professor in the Department of Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses the role of genetic testing in pancreatic cancer. [/subhead]

Genetic testing has been a welcome addition to the pancreatic cancer armamentarium, says Pant. Germline genetic testing can identify key inherited mutations within a patient’s blood, explains Pant.  Conversely, somatic genetic testing identifies aberrations within the tumor. Watch here . . . 

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