Originally published Feb. 4.

By Turna Ray

Pharmacy-benefits manager and personalized medicine proponent Medco is starting a school to educate future pharmacists about genomic medicine.

Medco made a $5 million commitment this week to open a new school of pharmacy at New Jersey-based Fairleigh Dickinson University. The school, which will focus heavily on educating pharmacists about personalized medicine, is slated to open its doors in fall 2012.

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