FISH for Myeloma: What's in a Panel?



About this Webinar

Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Author: Racke, Frederick K., MD, PhD.
Medical Director, Hematology/Oncology and Coagulation,
Nichols Institute
Quest Diagnostics
San Juan Capistrano, CA
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Category: Webinar

Description: Dr. Racke helps participants understand the use of classical cytogenetics, FISH and molecular testing in the diagnosis and risk stratification of plasma cell myeloma and related disorders as well as discusses the technological advances and reviews the current guidelines.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Reveal the central role of FISH testing in the current NCI and NCCN guidelines for workup and risk stratification of plasma cell neoplasms
- Discuss the technology approaches for optimizing genetic testing of plasma cells
- Understand the supplemental role of classical cytogenetics and molecular testing in the workup of plasma cell neoplasms