January 20, 2012

Personalised care one step closer as Mayo Clinic sequences patients’ genomes


 Personalised healthcare could be one step closer this year, as doctors from the prestigious US Mayo Clinic embark on a project to sequence the full genetic code of thousands of people…'We are convinced that whole genome sequencing is going to radically change the way we practice medicine', Dr Gianrico Farrugia, director of the Centre for Individualised Medicine at Mayo Clinic, explained to the Guardian. Additional coverage: e! Science News

Bio News UK, by Rachel Lyons, 1/9/2012

Tags: Genomics, Mayo Clinic Rochester

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