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The Cancer SIGNAL brings together experts from the cancer community to discuss the latest innovations transforming cancer detection and shifting the cancer paradigm. The podcast is presented by GRAIL and hosted by Kim Thiboldeaux, former CEO and Executive Chair of the Cancer Support Community.

The Cancer SIGNAL GRAIL

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

The Cancer SIGNAL brings together experts from the cancer community to discuss the latest innovations transforming cancer detection and shifting the cancer paradigm. The podcast is presented by GRAIL and hosted by Kim Thiboldeaux, former CEO and Executive Chair of the Cancer Support Community.

    Valerie’s Story: How Early Cancer Detection Led to Pre-symptomatic Diagnosis

    Valerie’s Story: How Early Cancer Detection Led to Pre-symptomatic Diagnosis

    Valerie kept active, felt healthy, and enjoyed spending time with her friends and family. Although she didn’t have symptoms, she took the Galleri test, which found a positive cancer signal. After additional evaluations, it was confirmed she had early-stage gallbladder cancer and was able to take action. Valerie shares her experience taking the test, what the results meant, her treatment journey and outlook for the future.

    • 21 min
    Behind the Galleri Test: From Blood Draw to Result

    Behind the Galleri Test: From Blood Draw to Result

    Step into the lab with Rita Shaknovich, vice president of medical affairs and head of clinical laboratories at GRAIL, as she dives into the science behind the Galleri test and brings to life the process that a Galleri test sample goes through from beginning to end. 

    • 26 min
    Early Cancer Detection for Veterans

    Early Cancer Detection for Veterans

    Many U.S. veterans may be at an increased risk of cancer, making access to early detection critical to their health. Dr. Charles Atwood, pulmonologist and lead researcher for the REFLECTION Study at the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, joins The Cancer SIGNAL to discuss the work being done to expand early cancer detection for veterans.

    • 21 min
    Promise of Multi-Cancer Early Detection Testing

    Promise of Multi-Cancer Early Detection Testing

    GRAIL’s founder, Dr. Rick Klausner and president, Joshua Ofman, join host Kim Thiboldeaux to discuss the science behind multi-cancer early detection, the technology being pioneered, and how the tests have the potential to help find cancer earlier in people with elevated risk.

    • 27 min
    Welcome to The Cancer SIGNAL Presented by GRAIL

    Welcome to The Cancer SIGNAL Presented by GRAIL

    Each month, Kim Thiboldeaux, former CEO and Executive Chair of the Cancer Support Community, will host a discussion around multi-cancer early detection, its origin and promise for anyone at high risk for cancer, the science behind the screening tests, and insight into how this technology has the potential to shift the cancer paradigm. Guests will include healthcare pioneers and providers, advocates, policymakers, and others who will share their perspectives and experiences with multi-cancer early detection testing. Subscribe to The Cancer SIGNAL to hear more.

    • 52 sec

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