pharmacogenomics

Pediatric Pharmacogenomics Offers Treatment Insights
Pediatric Pharmacogenomics Offers Treatment InsightsThink pharmacogenomics is just useful for adults? Think again.
Precision Medicine: A New Role for Pharmacists
Precision Medicine: A New Role for PharmacistsThe biggest innovation in medicine in the last decade (and how to get in on it).
Genetic tests guide cancer therapy, improve efficacyAt the ASCO 2016 Annual Meeting, an expert from the Moffitt Cancer Center will discuss use of genetics to guide targeted-therapies and immunotherapies.
Where's the infrastructure for precision medicine?Biomarker tests for molecularly targeted therapies need supportive infrastructure: National Academy of Medicine.
Research advances yield new treatments for skin diseaseGenetic and pharmacogenomic breakthroughs have led to improved understanding of many diseases that affect the skin. How far we’ve come.
Pharmacogenomics: The right med, the right dose, every time
Pharmacogenomics: The right med, the right dose, every timeThree-quarters of the time, meds prescribed for many common conditions don't work. When the day comes that meds are routinely personalized to the patient, this will cease to be an issue.
Pharmacogenomics could boost community pharmacy salesPharmacogenomics has the potential to save the U.S. healthcare industry $136 billion in adverse drug events and serve as a profit center for community pharmacies.
[BLOG]: Clinical pharmacogenomics: Meeting the needs of the community through a dedicated clinic
[BLOG]: Clinical pharmacogenomics: Meeting the needs of the community through a dedicated clinicBLOG: Pharmacogenomics is the study of how DNA differences affect response to medications. This can explain why similar patients have different reactions to the same medication even if they receive the same dosage. The pharmacogenomics clinic at NorthShore is the first step toward a larger implementation.