By Uduak Grace Thomas

This report has been updated to include corrections to Silvana Canevari's position at the institute and to clarify comments from Michele Torresani

IBM Research said this week that it has begun testing a prototype of an informatics platform that combines clinical knowledge with a patient's genomic information and electronic medical records to make personalized treatment suggestions.

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