POSTS TAGGED AS personalized medicine

Direct to Consumer Liquid Biopsy Test for Multiple Cancers

November 3, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

CancerIntercept Liquid Biopsy
Pathway Genomics (San Diego, CA) is the first company to offer liquid biopsy screening tests for multiple cancers [MORE]

Immunotherapy for ALL

October 20, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Healthy Human T Cell
At the beginning of the 20th century, British physician Sir Almoth Wright predicted that the doctor of [MORE]

21st Century Cures Act

August 4, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Personalized Medicine
In case you thought you’d never live to see a unanimous vote on anything in Congress, recall HR 6, [MORE]

Guiding Nerve Repairs

April 28, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printed Guide for Nerve Repair
Severed nerves sometimes can be sutured but materials scientists at University of Sheffield (UK) have [MORE]

Seeing Arrhythmias in a Dish

April 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

SFU Graduate Students and Professor Tibbits Create Heart Cells
In research near the heart of personalized medicine, bioengineers at Simon Frazer [MORE]

A Lesson about Personalized Drug Dosing

March 31, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Integrated Pharmaceuticals
This piece describes a process called “3-D integrated pharmaceuticals” which relies on prefabricated components that can be assembled, [MORE]

Venter’s Human Longevity, Inc.

March 24, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

J. Craig Venter
Its banner reads: “Aging is the single biggest risk factor for virtually every significant human disease. . .” [MORE]

Personalized Pill Printing

December 23, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printing of Theophylline Tablets
Theophylline is a drug commonly prescribed for COPD and asthma, and sometimes for infant apnea. It [MORE]

Perspective on Data-Driven Healthcare

December 9, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Data Driven Healthcare
Hippocrates would have understood the concept of “data-driven healthcare, but neither he nor most people before the last [MORE]

Big Leap into the Data Pool

October 7, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medical Data Errors
With 100,000 health apps for smartphones and a potential market of close to half trillion dollars driving [MORE]

Complexity of Genomic Aging

September 2, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

“We observed that certain portions of our genome age 100 times faster than others,” and “Microsatellites, once considered ‘junk DNA,’ [MORE]

Mapping the Metabolome

July 15, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wellcome Trust’s Sanger Institute at Cambridge University, has released an open access map connecting 145 genetic regions (and their variations) [MORE]

Thoughts about Predictive Medicine

May 13, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

In this piece, four distinguished physicians discuss the pros and cons of predictive medicine in the areas of oncology, vascular [MORE]

Geisinger-Regeneron’s Big Data Project

March 18, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA Genomics Research
There’s a gold rush among major healthcare providers to acquire tissue samples for biobanks which in turn support [MORE]