Blood Test Helps Guide Treatment And Can Impact Quality Of Life For Breast Cancer Patients, Georgetown University Study  
9/17/2009 7:24:22 AM

Medical News Today -- With the goal of tailoring cancer interventions for the individual, researchers at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown have published the results of a prospective study that validates the use of a simple blood test to help doctors more reliably assess treatment effectiveness for patients with metastatic breast cancer. These findings were released on-line in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.