Update Series (2016) Lesson 34: Tissue Based Gene Expression Testing for Prostate Cancer: Indications and Impact
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Michael S. Leapman, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose
Matthew R. Cooperberg, MD
Disclosures: Myriad Genetics: Consultant/Advisor, Institutional Research Support; Genomic Health, Inc. and GenomeDx Biosciences:
Institutional Research Support
Department of Urology
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
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