Entries from HEALTH LAW SECTION BLOG tagged with 'genomic medicine'

Some NIH tips on finding reliable health information online

'Finding Reliable Health Information Online' , a webpage from an NIH educational initiative provides tips with links (1), and presents a good organizational tool to frame a health info query. For example, in relating back to an orphan drug inquiry,...

"Probing the genomic basis for cancer" MSK

Research planning perspectives: eg. probing the genomic basis for cancer.(1) One of the strengths that has put Memorial Sloan-Kettering at the forefront of the search for genomic changes in cancer is its extensive tumor bank. These specimens are stored anonymously...

NIH Epigenetics Program, DNA banking, Research Festival Oct 14-17

Sept 29, 2008- NIH announced funding for the new NIH Roadmap Epigenomics Program. Epigenetic processes control normal growth and development, and epigenomics is a study of epigenetic processes at a genome-wide scale. NIH will invest more than $190 million over...

Genetic-testing industry, an editorial from "Nature Publishing Group"

One of 3 interesting editorials from Nature's recent issue is entitled: "Ready or not, Transparency and honesty are essential if the genetic-testing industry is to live up to its potential".(1) Observing that genome-wide association studies, ...pour out of labs, linking...

Genetic testing and the genomic era- perspectives for clinical practice

Zooming in to focus on particular sections of the FDA Amendments Act of 2007, I first took note of Section 1103 of the FDAAA, “improving genetic test safety and quality,” which requires that by July 2008 the Secretary’s Advisory Committee...

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