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does personalized medicine apply to diagnosis of typical conditions like multiple myeloma? what tests are needed?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Absolutely: Yes, absolutely . Molecular analysis with different methods are done to find some specific molecular markers/genes abnormality- this can be obtained from bone marrow and peripheral blood. This helps us in prognostication as well as in selecting medication.
Answered on Dec 25, 2014
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