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Researchers use precision cardiovascular medicine to prevent the development of heart disease

Researchers use precision cardiovascular medicine to prevent the development of heart disease

The precision medicine approach can identify people at high genetic risk for hypertension, heart failure, stroke and heart attack and use precision medicine to help prevent fatal cardiovascular disease. Written by: Tehreem Khan Media Contact: Anna Jones Vibhu Parcha, MD, and Pankaj Arora, MD Photography: Andrea MabryNearly half of all American adults have high blood …

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The holy grail of precision medicine - co-development of companion therapeutics and diagnostics - has yet to reach its potential

The holy grail of precision medicine – co-development of companion therapeutics and diagnostics – has yet to reach its potential

The doctor offers a personalized drug through a genomic test. Getty At the Illumina Genomics Forum conference this fall, former President Obama explained that precision medicine has a “significant role to play in making the healthcare system more efficient and producing better outcomes,” but it has yet to realize its full potential. Indeed, precision medicine …

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