Why is pharmacogenomics important?

Description: Over the past few years, the field of medicine has seen much innovation. One such innovation comes with the science of understanding which medicine suits you based on your genes. Understand the importance that pharmacogenomics holds in the day and age […]

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Trends shaping genomics in 2020-21

What is Genomics? The study of an organism is based on the elements associated with genetics, which comprise human genes and chromosomes. Genomics is an interdisciplinary field of science that focuses on the evolution, mapping, structure, function and modifications of genomes. This […]

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Technological advances in Genetic Testing

“It is particularly pleasing to see how purely basic research, originally aimed at testing the genetic identity of different cell types in the body, has turned out to have clear human health prospects.” –John Gurdon. Humans have always been the curious kind, […]

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Genetic Testing – Going back in time

“Genes are like the story, and DNA is the language that the story is written in.” A story is like a mystery till the plot unfolds/ The same is the case with your genes. We are unaware of what is going to […]

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The Pros and Cons of Genomic Screening

Though Genomic screening continues to increase in popularity, a few steps need to be taken in advance before you avail of this option. Since results are in-depth and predictive, genomic screening can often cause anxiety over a disease a person may never […]

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