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High-tech cancer research has led to more people surviving for longer, and calls for continued funding point out not only that it's good for...
Video tutorials on how to use GTR are online. ACP Internist publishes "Practical Genomics," an update on genetic tests and related subjects, and how genomic topics intersect with everyday aspects of
Genomics making warfarin easier to manage. Warfarin is a very challenging drug to prescribe and manage. ... In a time of rapid advances in genetics and genomics and spiraling health care costs, any significant "evidentiary gap" will be increasingly
Personalized medicine with a genomic twist.
This could be practical when genetic tests are expensive and knowledge of the ancestral derivation of the DNA would determine the most cost-effective testing strategy. ... Make sure that they understand what genomics is revealing about how genetic
Warnings, recalls, label changes, and approvals.
Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services on issues surrounding genetics/genomics examined this issue in some depth. ... The core questions confronting DTC genetic testing are not new to medicine, nor even genetics/genomics: first, when is
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The tremendous diversity of genetic alterations in cancer samples leads a governmental senior advisor to look for shared pathways among all tumors for a possible cure.