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The future and more from Richard Sprague

Posted by sprague on June 16, 2004

JAMA published a report by Paul M. Ridker, director of the Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston that found some alleles that affect the efficacy of statin drugs. The study, also reported in WSJ.com – Genes Play Role In Who Benefits From Statin [subscription required] is another example of personalized medicine that might go mainstream.

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