Genomics Means Better Personalized Treatment for Colon Cancer

This week on Toward a Cancer-Free World, we see how using genomics – studying a patient’s genetic and DNA “fingerprints,” so to speak – helps the experts at The Ohio State University James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute offer even more personalized treatment. By using genomics, The James colon cancer specialists can screen patients to determine if their cancer is hereditary, find a tumor’s specific characteristics, then select specific personalized treatments for each patient.