Monthly Archives: January 2019

Implementing new technologies in national healthcare systems: the introduction of NGS testing in cancer

Sanger Sequencing Background

Next generation sequencing technologies are aiding in the development of targeted cancer therapies and are becoming part of routine clinical practices. However, the introduction of these complex technologies poses major challenges. In this blog, Els Van Valckenborgh, author of research published in Archives of Public Health details an implementation action plan being used in Belgium that can also guide other countries.