US Vice President Joe Biden recently launched The Genomic Data Commons, an open-access database that contains genomic and clinical data of 12,000 patients. The aim is to allow researchers to better understand cancer’s development, which will help tailor treatments to individuals’ particular cancers. This kind of approach is called personalised medicine and is said to ...
Personalised medicine has obvious benefits but has anyone thought about the issues?
By Nola Ries and Dianne Nicol
20 Jun 2016