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WVC 2021

September 7 @ 9:00 am - September 9 @ 2:00 pm PDT

Symposia

September 9, 2021 @ 8:00 AM

Title:
S37A – Cancer as a Disease of the Genome – Explained

Speaker:
Daniel S. Grosu, MD, MBA, PetDx President & CEO

Synopsis:
Basic overview of landmark discoveries in genomics over the past decade, with a focus on cancer biology principles and relevance in dogs. The session will include a review of the types of genes involved in cancer, common genomic alterations, and concepts of emerging importance including clonality, tumor heterogeneity, and opportunities for comparative oncology.

September 9, 2021 @ 9:00 AM

Title:
S37B – Liquid Biopsy Methods for Non-Invasive Cancer Detection & Characterization

Speaker:
Andi Flory, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), PetDx Chief Medical Officer

Synopsis:
Blood-based liquid biopsy for veterinary applications will be introduced, including a review of the current clinical approach to cancer diagnosis, and opportunities for cell-free DNA based liquid biopsy testing in the veterinary setting. Multiple clinical use cases for liquid biopsy in cancer detection will be described, including screening for early detection; aid in diagnosis; and monitoring for residual or recurrent disease.

Exhibit Hall Booth #528

Find the PetDx booth in Zone D at the end of the main aisle just before the Learning Lounge.

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Details

Start:
September 7 @ 9:00 am PDT
End:
September 9 @ 2:00 pm PDT
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Organizer

Viticus Group
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Venue

Mandalay Bay Convention Center
393 Frank Sinatra Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89119 United States
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