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CDC experts caution “utility before business” when it comes to medical genomics

Today, enthusiasm for genomics far outstrips the relatively modest, albeit increasing, number of clinical scenarios for which it provides established ...

Early adopters of genomic testing see it as an imperative

The practice of “genomic” (or “personalized”) medicine requires the availability of appropriate diagnostic testing. Our study objective was to identify ...
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Realizing the promise of newborn screening

James Evans | 
Geneticist James P. Evans argues that it is time to start looking at genetic testing through the lens of disease ...

Ten years after launch of Human Genome Project, the future is here

Teri Manolio et al | 
In April 2003, for the first time, anyone could freely read the fundamental instructions needed to make a human body ...
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