Precision Medicine

NIH Research Centers Will Advance Precision Medicine for Alzheimer’s

2019-10-06T09:38:36-04:00

By Jessica Kent, Health IT Analytics | October 3, 2019 The National Institutes on Aging (NIA), part of NIH, have launched two new research centers designed to advance precision medicine for Alzheimer’s disease and reinvigorate the drug development pipeline. The Alzheimer Centers for the Discovery of New Medicines will receive [...]

NIH Research Centers Will Advance Precision Medicine for Alzheimer’s2019-10-06T09:38:36-04:00

NIH Donates $29.5M to Advance Genomics, Precision Medicine

2019-10-03T03:54:45-04:00

By Jessica Kent, Health IT Analytics | September 25, 2019 September 25, 2019 - The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), part of NIH, will donate grants totaling $29.5 million that will help advance DNA sequencing technology and precision medicine. The grants will span a five-year period pending the availability of [...]

NIH Donates $29.5M to Advance Genomics, Precision Medicine2019-10-03T03:54:45-04:00

FDA Approves 2nd Gene Therapy Cancer Drug From Durham’s Precision Bio For Clinical Trial

2019-09-17T11:39:55-04:00

By Bryant Haskins, NC Biotech Writer, WRAL Techwire | September 17, 2019 DURHAM – Precision BioSciences, a genome-editing company based in Durham, has received authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to advance its second genome-edited cancer therapy to clinical trials. The FDA has accepted Precision’s Investigational New Drug application [...]

FDA Approves 2nd Gene Therapy Cancer Drug From Durham’s Precision Bio For Clinical Trial2019-09-17T11:39:55-04:00

Implementation Best Practices: The Best Approaches to Precision Medicine

2019-09-17T06:22:23-04:00

By Bill Siwicki, Healthcare IT News | September 22, 2019 Four precision medicine experts – a groundbreaking provider organization and three precision medicine technology vendors – offer healthcare CIOs and other leaders their expertise for getting started with the nascent area of medicine. Precision medicine is just starting to gain [...]

Implementation Best Practices: The Best Approaches to Precision Medicine2019-09-17T06:22:23-04:00

Study Produces Guidelines for Future Precision Medicine Research

2019-08-31T16:16:19-04:00

By Jessica Kent, HealthIT Analytics | August 28, 2019 As part of a four-year NIH study, Baylor College of Medicine has createdguidelines for future efforts in precision medicine that aim to deliver personalized care. NIH’s Electronic Medical Records and Genomics (eMERGE III) program coordinated activities at 11 clinical participant enrollment [...]

Study Produces Guidelines for Future Precision Medicine Research2019-08-31T16:16:19-04:00

Gene-editing Firms Sign on to Statement of Ethical Principles, with Emphasis on Germline Editing

2019-08-29T09:54:09-04:00

By Alaric Dearment, MedCity News | August 27, 2019 The Alliance for Regenerative Medicine and 13 biotech companies released a statement outlining bioethical principles on genome editing, including opposition to modifications that can be passed to future generations. An advocacy group focused on cell and gene therapy and regenerative medicine [...]

Gene-editing Firms Sign on to Statement of Ethical Principles, with Emphasis on Germline Editing2019-08-29T09:54:09-04:00