Precision Medicine Overview

July 10, 2020

Precision medicine takes into account how different each person’s environment, lifestyle, and genes are from one another. The goal of precision medicine is to create a treatment plan according to the “precise” molecular aspects of each patient’s cancer. Treatments can be developed for groups of patients whose cancers all share a specific type of gene or protein. Take this 5-minute guide to learn more about precision medicine and how it is being used to treat cancer patients.