Towards a Classification of Wild-Type GIST
- Date: 10 Mar 2014
- Topic: GIST
Speaker: Eva Wardelmann
Gastrointestinal stromal tumours: an important evolution from a frequently mis-diagnosed disease to immuno-histochemical and mutational classification.
- What mutations are characterised by the term “Wild-type GIST”?
- What role does the identification of specific subtypes have in the selection of the most appropriate therapy?
- Considering the progressively increased understanding of rare Mutations, can we expect further future changes in the definition of wild-type GIST?