Personalized Medicine and Cancer
Infographic Dec 11, 2019 | By Laura Elizabeth Lansdowne, Science Writer, Technology Networks
The aim of personalized medicine is to a move away from the traditional “one size fits all” approach to the treatment of diseases – such as cancer. For patients where standard clinical options have been exhausted, novel personalized therapeutics may be required.
Patient-derived cancer models, such as “organoids”, can help predict an individual’s response to a drug – both efficacy and toxicity – prior to administration.
Download this infographic to:
- Explore the challenges related to personalized medicine
- Compare three types of patient-derived model
- Discover how organoids can drive the development of personalized cancer treatments