The blueprint, called “Charting a course for genomic medicine from base pairs to bedside,” provides a glimpse into the next decade of genomics research. ... The new blueprint for the future of genomics articulates a clear call for evidence of
However, with genomic targeted therapy, “I can tell them in advance this is not a guess, this is the right drug for you,” said Dr.
A major topic of debate was the extent to which genomics research should shift focus to developing and implementing clinical applications based on early emerging genomic discoveries. ... Very likely some of the needed growth will be transparent and to
The consequences of inequities in access to emerging genomic health care technologies are potentially profound. ... As one might expect, the attendees were derived largely from the business side of the genomics community, and little attention was paid to
How to handle inadvertent findings is a major subject of discussion in the genomics community. ... However, a degree of paternalism/maternalism may be necessary when the science does not support a conclusion that any genomic finding is more than noise.
Should we classify cancers by their tissue of origin, or their mutation of origin?.
Guide to Genetics, Genomics, and Personalized Medicine by Kevin M.
Genomic technologies, including next-generation sequencing, have provided new tools to study our personal ecosystems.
I n 1998, when Ricky Martin and the Backstreet Boys were tearing up the pop music charts, Craig Venter, the founder of the Genomic Research Institute (and a world famous geneticist)