Search results for "Practical Genomics"

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Carrier screening makes risk-benefit analysis more complex

Donna Sweet, MACP.
June 2008

Asthma genetics paving the way for new approaches to care

Genomics, molecular biology and immunology are changing the way physicians think about the condition.
October 2009

Genetic tests are being used more, and they're worth it

Molecular diagnostics tests could cost Americans $15 billion to $25 billion by the end of the next decade. Physicians believe the tests are warranted, although they're skeptical about costs and their ability to interpret them properly for patients.
May 2012

Compared to mustard plants, humans have yet to ‘ketchup’

New sights and sounds will greet visitors to the Herbert S. Waxman Clinical Skills Center.
April 2008

Unraveling autism's many causes, spread across the genome

Despite the 90% heritability of autism, suggesting a very strong genetic component to its etiology, zeroing in on the genetic underpinnings of this disorder has been very challenging.
April 2009

Genomics impacts everyday practices in unexpected ways

There is ongoing debate whether genomics will revolutionize medicine or if it's simply a pipe dream. ... Those in primary care who have questioned whether genomics is having much of an effect should take notice of this case.
July 2009

Don't look now, but you are surrounded

Skin, teeth and guts. Microbes live on or in each, and a new interest exists in how to manipulate the human microbiome to benefit human health.
June 2011

Expectations exceed understanding in unraveling the genome

Recent high-profile articles in the lay press have criticized the lack of immediately tangible health benefits from genomics research investment. ... Recently the National Human Genome Research Institute hosted a planning conference to mull over future
September 2010

Genomics will aid primary care, with primary care's help

Q: What are some areas of genomics that practicing physicians should watch over the next few years? ... More effective genetics and genomics education of health care providers will be an extremely important component.
April 2010

Determining actionability of genetic findings in clinical practice

How to handle inadvertent findings is a major subject of discussion in the genomics community.
July 2012

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