Blood Test Could Predict the Best Type of Treatment for Metastatic Melanoma

Updated January 14th, 2021

Blood Test Could Predict the Best Type of Treatment for Metastatic Melanoma

A new study finds that people with lower levels of tumor DNA in their blood stream may be better candidates for immune checkpoint inhibitors as a first treatment.

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