What Obama’s Plan for ‘Precision Medicine’ Really Means
President Obama used his State of the Union address Tuesday to launch a new initiative that would use the human genome to build better medical treatments.
In short, it’s one of the most promising and exciting fields of medical research. Precision medicine, also known as “personalized medicine,” is about the knowledge we’ve gained by sequencing the human genome. It’s the effort to turn that knowledge into better, more effective medicines.
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