Latest Personalized medicine Stories

2014-01-09 12:26:51

NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York Genome Center (NYGC) announced that New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo proposed in his State of the State address Wednesday afternoon a $105 million partnership between the NYGC and the University at Buffalo's Center for Computational Research, enabling genetic discoveries that will potentially save lives by transforming how health care impacts patients. Governor Cuomo's commitment to vastly enhancing the genomic medicine...

2014-01-08 16:26:14

FDA Study Aimed at Harnessing Immune System to Fight Tumors Now Available at All Five Hospital Sites CHICAGO, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), a leading provider of innovative cancer care for patients living with complex and advanced-stage disease, is now enrolling patients in an ovarian cancer vaccine clinical trial at all five of its hospital sites. CTCA Western Regional Medical Center (WRMC) in suburban Phoenix, Arizona and...

2014-01-07 23:24:10

Arizona State University and Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland are joining forces to create the new International School of Biomedical Diagnostics, which will offer the first degree program of its kind. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Arizona State University (ASU) and Dublin City University (DCU), Dublin, Ireland are joining forces to create the new International School of Biomedical Diagnostics, which will offer the first degree program of its kind. The initiative is at the...

2013-12-31 23:23:49

As the pace of discovery in personalized genetics accelerates, what are the legal and ethical issues challenging the healthcare community? New York, NY (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Linda Malek, Chair of the Healthcare Practice at Moses & Singer LLP led a panel on “Developments in Personalized Medicine and Associated Legal Challenges and Opportunities” at the 11th Annual Washington Health Law Summit sponsored by the American Bar Association Health Law Section on December 9-10, 2013....

2013-12-20 23:03:05

Discounted research report “Molecular Diagnostics in Genetic Testing” drawn up by TriMark Publications (TriMark) has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. London, UK (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Nowadays, molecular diagnostics in generic testing introduces advanced analytical techniques to the treatment and diagnosis of various generic disorders. The burgeoning growth in the market is propelled by considerable breakthroughs in proteomics and genomics, as well as by the...

Stress Gene Linked Heart Attacks
2013-12-19 12:03:34

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A new study from Duke reveals that the genetic trait responsible for predisposing some people to strong stress reactions may also cause the risk of heart attack or death to rise by 38 percent. This discovery provides a new biological explanation for why some people are inclined towards cardiovascular disease. Since in these cases the disease is linked to stress, the findings suggest that behavior modification and drug therapies...

2013-12-17 23:23:52

New team includes experts in patient care, medical technology, reimbursement and pharmacology focused on enabling genetics-based prescribing at the point of care. Seatte, WA (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 Genelex, a pioneer in personalized medicine and genetics-based medication management, today announced formation of its Clinical Advisory Board. The diverse group of experts will help inform the development and clinical utility of the YouScript® Personalized Prescribing System, which...

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