Understanding Types of Biomarker Testing
Medical experts recommend biomarker testing for people with advanced or metastatic non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Test results can help you and your health care team make a shared decision on your treatment.
In this section we will discuss the different types of biomarker testing available.
Biomarker testing can also be called:
- Genomic testing
- Mutation testing
- Molecular testing
- Genomic profiling