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Focused efforts to bring genomic discoveries to patient care

From Promise to Practice

The 2016 Individualizing Medicine Conference is scheduled October 5-6. 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.

Individualized Medicine Blog Recent posts

Is Gene Editing in Our Future?

Posted on Fri, 06 May 2016

  Much has been made about the promise and perils of gene editing and CRISPR Cas9 technology.† The Center for Individualized Medicineís Kristin Clift offers an introduction to this powerful gene ... Read more.

Improving Clinical Outcomes by Looking at Individual Response to Drug Therapies

Posted on Tue, 03 May 2016

Pharmacogenomics ó†prescribing medications based on a personís genomic information ó is one area of precision medicine that can offer an immediate impact on improving a patientís care.† People metabol... Read more.

Mayo Clinic Honored for Research Advocacy

Posted on Fri, 29 Apr 2016

Whether itís the RIGHT Protocol, the BEAUTY breast cancer trial, or the PROMOTE prostate cancer study, the Center for Individualized Medicine is actively engaged in biomedical research. In fact, impro... Read more.