Colorectal cancer patients would like to hear from you about your experience with biomarker testing, what you learned from your results, and how it affected your treatment. Help us encourage all CRC patients to know their biomarker.
Have you had biomarker testing? Do you know what your biomarkers mean for you, your colorectal cancer treatment, and your family? It is essential to talk to your medical team about biomarker testing and all the benefit that comes with knowing your biomarkers. We’ve put together a guide to help patients and caregivers with this important conversation.
Have I had biomarker testing? If yes, what are the results? If not, when will I have biomarker testing?
What biomarkers will I be tested for?
How does biomarker testing work? What is the procedure like? Are there any possible risks involved in the testing?
Knowing your biomarker can connect you with clinical trials treating cancer just like yours. New targeted therapies are being developed, and you may benefit from participating in a clinical trial. Learn more about clinical trials and how they fit into your cancer care.