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October 1st, 2013

Mayo-Illinois Collaborations in Individualized Medicine

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University of Illinois Chancellor Phyllis Wise and her administrative team attended Mayo Clinic’s Individualizing Medicine Conference this week and held meetings on ongoing collaborations between the two institutions. The group from Urbana-Champaign included (l-r) Associate Vice Chancellor Jennifer Eardley; Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., director of the Center for Individualized Medicine at Mayo; Vice Chancellor Peter Schiffer; […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, Gianrico Farrugia, individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Microbiome, Phyllis Wise, UIUC, University of Illinois


October 1st, 2013

Getting Genomic-Drug Alerts into the Electronic Medical Record

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“Getting the what in the what?” That’s going to be a problem if health care professionals are asking that question in the future. Many medical centers are finding that patients have allergies or will be put at considerable risk if given the wrong drug for their genetic makeup or even the standard dose of the […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, Electronic medical record, EMR, individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic, medical genomics, pharmacy


September 30th, 2013

Hot Topics for Genomics for Remainder of the Decade

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Dr. Eric Green summed up his plenary talk at Mayo’s Individualizing Medicine conference by sharing his vision for what we’ll see (and he and his colleagues will do) in genomics research and application before 2020. Hot Areas in Genomic Medicine: Cancer genomics Pharmacogenomics…(genomic-guided prescriptions) Ultra-rare genetic disease diagnosis Prenatal and Newborn sequencing and analysis Clinical […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, Eric Green, individualized Medicine, medical genomics


September 30th, 2013

Dr. Eric Green – NIH Genomic Leader

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Dr. Eric Green, head of the National Human Genome Research Institute, is now on the stage…explaining how “genomics is becoming increasingly relevant to the patient.” He says this discipline is a marathon, that began 13 years ago with the initial mapping of the human genome. Now he talks of “base pairs to bedside” or “double […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, Dr. Eric Green, individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic, medical genomics, NHGRI


September 30th, 2013

Individualizing Medicine Conference Kicks Off

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Yes, hundreds of people have enjoyed eggs, sausage and bagels and now Dr. Gianrico Farrugia is on stage introducing Dr. John Noseworthy, President and CEO of Mayo Clinic.    He says Mayo Clinic decided that including medical genomics into Mayo’s future and present was essential. “We use medical genomics every day to treat our patients.”

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Tags: individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic, medical genomics, personalized medicine, Richard Besser


May 30th, 2013

Genomic Medicine – It's Not Just for Research Anymore

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A change has occurred in medicine. Just wanted to make note. A couple of years ago, on the 10th anniversary of the mapping of the human genome, the national media issued a number of stories lamenting what they saw as the irrelevance of that achievement for medical patients. I won’t list the bylines here, but […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, DNA, exome, genetics, genome, genomic screening, human genome, individualized Medicine, individualized Medicine clinic, Mayo Clinic, personalized medicine


April 26th, 2013

Showing the Power of Individualized Medicine through Patient Experiences

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CHICAGO — “Individualized medicine … it’s not just about deciphering your own genome … it’s about you having the power to choose your own care and having access to information that can best keep you well.” That was the message of Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, speaking as […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, Edison Awards, Gianrico Farrugia, individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic, personalized medicine


April 23rd, 2013

Individualized Medicine and BIO 2013

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CHICAGO– There was a time at the BIO conference when the term genomics was scarcely known. Today it ranks with other buzz words on the exhibit floor here in Chicago and as a topic in the hundreds of meetings that happen every day during this meeting. Individualized Medicine has also become a major topic in […]

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Tags: BIO 2013, Center for Individualized Medicine, individualized Medicine, individualized Medicine clinic, Mayo Clinic


March 29th, 2013

Mayo's Individualizing Medicine Conference – Registration Open

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This week we’ve heard how genomics is helping to determine individual risk predictions for breast, ovarian and prostate cancers, with Mayo Clinic in the forefront of some of those huge studies. That’s a good opener for touting Individualizing Medicine: From Promise to Practice scheduled for this fall. The focus is to convey to physicians how […]

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, continuing medical education, Dr. Eric Green, Dr. Richard Besser, genomics, individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic, medical conference, personalized medicine, pharmacogenomics


October 3rd, 2012

Interview with Dr. Michael Snyder, Stanford University

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Our colleague Hoyt Finnamore caught up with Michael Snyder, the kickoff speaker at the Individualizing Medicine conference…..  

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Tags: Center for Individualized Medicine, individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Michael Snyder


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