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Genomics in Patient Care

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Focused efforts to bring genomic discoveries to patient care

From Promise to Practice

The 2015 Individualizing Medicine Conference is scheduled September 20-23. This conference focuses on translating the promise of genomic medicine into clinical practice. Expert speakers, focused breakout sessions, real-life case studies and a poster session provide opportunities to discover and discuss emerging topics in applied genomics.

New this year, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine offers a patient and public symposium, featuring expert talks and exhibits in pharmacogenomics, ethics, microbiome, cancer, and other areas where precision medicine is impacting health care.

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Breast Cancer Research Funded One Hair Cut at a Time

Posted on Tue, 04 Aug 2015

Breast cancer touches everyone. One out of every eight women will be diagnosed at some time in her life with the disease. Every one of them is somebody’s mother, daughter, grandmother or niece. Every ... Read more.

Mayo Clinic Study Uncovers Key Differences Among ALS Patients

Posted on Fri, 31 Jul 2015

ALS, or amyotrophic laterals sclerosis, is a devastating disease for thousands of people in the country. Rapidly progressive, invariably fatal, ALS is a neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve ce... Read more.

Dr. George Vasmatzis Brings Biomarkers to New Audience in Talk at TEDxMinneapolis

Posted on Wed, 29 Jul 2015

TEDxMinneapolis is going to the brink. The independently organized TED event out of Minneapolis is hosting six speakers this Friday, July 31, who have faced head on radically new ideas, profound devel... Read more.