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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.

Individualized Medicine Blog Recent posts

Conquering Cancer: New Strategies through Individualized Medicine

Posted on Thu, 25 Jun 2015

Everyone’s life has been affected by cancer. Everyone’s. Many people are cancer survivors. Others are family or friends of someone who has fought the disease. But nobody has escaped the terrible burde... Read more.

Mayo Clinic and TGen Help Launch Clinical Trials to Combat Advanced Skin Cancer

Posted on Mon, 22 Jun 2015

With the advent of the Human Genome Project, it has become possible to completely sequence the DNA of a patient or his or her tumor. This technique has the potential to allow physicians to identify a ... Read more.

Molecular Classification May Improve Method Used to Diagnose and Treat Gliomas

Posted on Fri, 19 Jun 2015

A glioma is a type of tumor that starts in the brain or spine. It is called a glioma because it arises from glial cells. Gliomas can affect your brain function and be life-threatening depending on the... Read more.