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April 2, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Gene Maps Are No Cure-All

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A new study warns that scientists can’t predict most diseases for most people by mapping their genomes, raising a flag about a nascent technology that has been expected to ring in an era of tailored treatments. Mapping a person’s genome, or genetic blueprint, “is not a crystal ball,” said Bert Vogelstein, co-author of the study […]

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Tags: Bert Vogelstein, Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, genetic blueprint, genomes, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center

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