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Challenges and Opportunities for Pharmacogenomics in the Practice of Medicine

 Richard Weinshilboum, M.D., Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Description: Covers Pharmacogenomics issues, such as basic and translational science, Drug development and regulatory science, Ethical, legal and social science. Genomic Variation Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) Insertion-deletions (Indels) Variable number of tandem repeats (VNTRs) Gene deletion and/or duplication Large segmental duplications Gene sequence variation resulting in alternative splicing Epigenetic variation
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Category: Biotech/Pharma
Pharmacogenomics in the Practice of Medicine
Challenges and Opportunities Richard Weinshilboum, M.D.
Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics Mayo Clinic College of Medicine Rochester, MN

Pharmacogenomics Challenges and Opportunities

� Basic and translational science � Drug development and regulatory

� Ethical, legal and soc ... See more

Origins and Concepts of Pharmacogenomics

The study of the role of inheritance in individual variation in response to xenobiotics, including drugs. Two Revolutions The Therapeutic Revolution The Genomic Revolution C

18 December, 2008