We take a look at some of the clinical highlights from the agenda for this year’s Individualizing Medicine Conference, produced by the Mayo Clinic
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.
Researchers discover a gene signature in healthy brains that echoes how Alzheimer’s disease spreads through the brain in later life
Rare variations in a cell membrane protein linked to wide variation in symptom severity of porphyria
Stanford Medical School will use Google Cloud Platform to develop a new clinical genomics service
Analysis of single tumor sample inadequate to provide best treatment
From DNAdigest: Children with cancer often don’t have access to innovative drugs in the way adult patients do. Why?
New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology shows that the Notch signaling pathway may be a therapeutic target
ACMG releases updated position statement on noninvasive prenatal screening (NIPS) for detection of foetal aneuploidy
Noninvasive prenatal screening has been rapidly integrated into prenatal care since ACMG’s last Position Statement in 2013
With a shortage of donor organs, Mayo Clinic explores a new approach to correct metabolic disorders without a whole organ transplant
A team Sichuan University Hospital, China, has entered the race to run the first trials of CRISPR in human subjects
New whole-genome service could triple the diagnosis rates for Australians living with rare and genetic conditions
Cancer researchers reveal plans to develop ‘anti-evolution’ therapies to combat cancer’s lethal ability to adapt and evade treatment
Findings open up ‘precision medicine’ approach to prevention, diagnosis and treatment