HHS Draft Report Suggests Genetic Test For BiDil; NitroMed Does Not Rule Out Dx | GenomeWeb
Racial identifiers alone will not characterize the optimal population for NitroMed’s heart failure drug BiDil, but a genetically based diagnostic may, according to a Health and Human Services draft report on pharmacogenomics.
Separately, a NitroMed spokesperson said that a diagnostic for the drug “is a possibility,” and that the company will address it after completing additional genomic analyses.

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