Research Themes Tumors of the digestive tract Evidence-based pathology guiding personalized treatment

Evidence-based medicine mostly revolves around the decision making in the treatment process, however, recognizing similar needs within diagnostic workup of cancer patients lead to development of specific instruments for utilization in meta-analysis for histology (J Clin Pathol 2015; VA 2015). Execution of these analyses has lead to high-impact publications (JCO 2017; Nat Rev Clin Oncol 2016) and peer recognition, as evident by the appointment of editor for the World Health Organization Classification of Tumors of the Digestive Tract (Nagtegaal).