The Benefit of In-House Genomic Testing at a Cancer Center

October 6, 2014
Sameek Roychowdhury, MD, PhD

Sameek Roychowdhury, MD, PhD, from OSUCCC – James, discusses the benefit of a precision cancer medicine clinic.

Clinical Pearls

Sameek Roychowdhury, MD, PhD, assistant professor, Division of Medical Oncology, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC — James), discusses the benefit of a precision cancer medicine clinic. Read about theprecision cancer medicine clinic at The James.

  • Many cancer centers in the US rely on commercial laboratories for the testing of patient samples because they do not have expertise built in-house.
  • At The James, testing is done in-house for thousands of DNA and RNA alterations in cancer.