Healthcare

Genomics will change what patients expect from their provider, as well as change how physicians treat them. Before this happens, education on both sides is needed. This month we look at some of the big talking points.

Genetic Basis Of Rosacea Identified

Researchers identified two regions of the genome associated with rosacea, an inflammatory and poorly understood skin disease. The regions may be linked to other systemic diseases.

Mapping the human genome: The Eric Lander interview

‘Professor Eric Lander is one of the leaders of the Human Genome Project, and a member of US President Barack Obama’s scientific advisory panel. In an exclusive interview to NDTV, he explains how mapping the human gene has brought science to the edge of major breakthrough in the fight against cancer.’