NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Translational Software announced today that it has signed an agreement to incorporate its genetics-based clinical decision support platform into DrFirst's Rcopia medication management software to enable pharmacogenomics-based electronic prescribing.

The platform is designed to provide physicians with genotyping prompts, genomic decision support, and alerts regarding drug efficacy, toxicity, and known interactions within e-prescribing workflows to help guide treatment decisions.

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