Personalized Medicine Through Pharmacogenetics

Personalized Medicine Through Pharmacogenetics

THIS YEAR, 38-YEAR-OLD ACTRESS AND PHILANTHROPIST ANGELINA JOLIE HELPED RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT THE POWERFUL BENEFITS OF GENETIC TESTING. IN MAY, WHEN TEST RESULTS INDICATED THE PRESENCE OF A GENE LINKED TO BREAST CANCER, SHE CHOSE HER OWN PATH: A DOUBLE MASTECTOMY. WHILE MOST PEOPLE UNDERSTAND HOW GENETIC TESTING CAN HELP DIAGNOSE AND TREAT DISEASES LIKE … Read more