A simple, convenient ordering processOrdering a Foundation Medicine service is a simple, convenient process and our turnaround times (time from receipt of sample at our laboratory in United States to receiving Foundation Medicine report: less than 2 weeks for FoundationOne Liquid CDx, 14 days for FoundationOne CDx, 21 days for FoundationOne Heme) are comparable to less comprehensive tests.
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PD-L1 by IHC can be ordered as a supplemental testPD-L1 expression (based on IHC) does not correlate with tumour mutational burden (TMB). Therefore, PD-L1 testing and TMB status could complement each other for guiding cancer immunotherapy treatment.1–3 PD-L1 by IHC can be ordered as a supplemental test.
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- Hellmann MD et al. Cancer Cell 2018; 33: 843–852.e4.