Personalized medicine: A transformative approach is needed

Hudson, Thomas J.
April 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/28/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 9, p911
Academic Journal
In this article the author reflects on the transformative approach needed to improve personalized medicine in Canada. He explains that Canada has an outstanding research community that offers insight on the causes of human diseases through sequencing of human genome, mutations, and biomarkers. He cites the things to be addressed to integrate new genomic knowledge in clinical trials, and research on areas to be improved for its efficient implementation in health care system.


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