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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

Next-Generation Sequencing: Targeted Panels Versus Whole Exome Sequencing

Posted on Thu, 11 Feb 2016

  Next-generation sequencing is becoming more prominent in the clinical laboratory, something we reported on recently on the Center for Individualized Medicine blog. With its unprecedented throug... Read more.

Pharmacogenomics: A Primer

Posted on Fri, 29 Jan 2016

Pharmacogenomics. Try saying that fast three times in a row. Thatís probably why all of us here at the Center for Individualized Medicine, or CIM as we commonly refer to it, probably just call it PGx.... Read more.

Next-Generation Sequencing Settling Into the Laboratory

Posted on Tue, 26 Jan 2016

Thanks to next-generation sequencing, itís now easier than ever to provide comprehensive genetic analysis to guide therapeutic decisions for patients with cancer, but itís important to use resources w... Read more.