Personalized medicine and you - discovering precise genomic solutions for disease.

Understand how genetics research impacts human medicine.

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    What is personalized medicine?

    Personalized medicine is a new and better approach to health care based on each person’s unique genetic makeup.

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    Genetics vs. genomics

    Genetics and genomics are different fields, but both are vital to advancing personalized medicine.

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    Along with its many benefits, genomic-based personalized medicine comes with legal and ethical considerations, including genetic discrimination and privacy of health information.