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Utility of Circulating Tumor DNA in Identifying Somatic Mutations and Tracking Tumor Evolution in Patients with Non-small Cell Lung Cancer - PubMed

Utility of Circulating Tumor DNA in Identifying Somatic Mutations and Tracking Tumor Evolution in Patients with Non-small Cell Lung Cancer - PubMed

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https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33878340/

Although ctDNA exhibited similar utility to tissue biopsies, more mutations in targetable genes were missed in tissue biopsies. Therefore, the evaluation of ctDNA in conjunction with tissue biopsies may help to detect additional targetable mutations to improve clinical outcomes in advanced NSCLC.