pharmacogenetics


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pharmacogenetics

[¦fär·mə·kō·jə′ned·iks]
(genetics)
The science of genetically determined variations in drug responses.
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Luzum JA, Pakyz HE, Elsey AR, et al; Pharmacogenomics Research Network Translational Pharmacogenetics Program.
Pharmacogenetics also plays an important role in polypharmacy with elderly patients by averting ADRs from drug-drug interactions.
This webinar emphasised the extent of positive impact that effective implementation of pharmacogenetics will have on a global level.
Use of pharmacogenetic testing could be the key to increasing the effectiveness of opioids in certain patients and the overall effectiveness of therapies and treatments for chronic pain, according to Dr.
The Emerging Role of Admixture in the Pharmacogenetics of Puerto Rican Hispanics.
Development and implementation of a pharmacist-managed clinical pharmacogenetics service.
She and her colleagues reviewed prescription, herbal, and over-the-counter medications reported in baseline questionnaire data from the Consortium on Breast Cancer Pharmacogenomics randomized clinical trial that evaluated the pharmacogenetics and toxicities of exemestane and letrozole.
To investigate the association, she and her associates reviewed prescription, herbal, and over-the-counter medications reported in baseline questionnaire data from the COBRA (Consortium on Breast Cancer Pharmacogenomics) randomized clinical trial that evaluated the pharmacogenetics and toxicities of exemestane and letrozole for the treatment of breast cancer.
TPMT pharmacogenetics represents a great promise that personalized medicine, a dream of scientists and medical practitioners, will enter everyday medical practice in the near future.
Schwarz and colleagues at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine are leaders in the field of pharmacogenetics.
The pounds 3m project is being funded by the Department of Health, which has designated the university the first and only Chair in Pharmacogenetics in the UK.
The new pharmacogenetics department - the first in the country - will research what genes affect a patient's reaction to a drug.