Recent high-profile articles in the lay press have criticized the lack of immediately tangible health benefits from genomics research investment. ... Recently the National Human Genome Research Institute hosted a planning conference to mull over future
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2009/02/genomics.htm. Genome-wide association studies have identified at least 22 new genetic markers for CHD risk.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2008/07/genomics.htm. The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Actâ”the first civil rights bill of the new century of the life sciencesâ”affords nationwide protection from discrimination ... As an observer might
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2012/05/genomics.htm. Molecular diagnostics tests could cost Americans $15 billion to $25 billion by the end of the next decade.
Perhaps the most remarkable discussions involved the intersection of the patient-centered medical home and genomics. ... The group came to consensus that a successful medical home incorporating genomics requires a team-based approach.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2011/06/genomics.htm. Skin, teeth and guts. Microbes live on or in each, and a new interest exists in how to manipulate the human microbiome to
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2011/09/genomics.htm. Advances in the understanding of the molecular pathogenesis of cancer, rooted in knowledge of the genetic derangements underpinning each tumor type, leads to
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2009/05/genomics.htm. Electronic medical records are slowly pushing out the family history, eliminating valuable diagnostic information.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2010/02/genomics.htm. Little data supports the use of genomic testing for subjects such as warfarin dosing. ... An attempt to develop a more coordinated national approach to translational research for genomics was
Q: What are some areas of genomics that practicing physicians should watch over the next few years? ... More effective genetics and genomics education of health care providers will be an extremely important component.