Tohoku University's Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (ToMMo) is using informatics solutions from Thomson Reuters to support a large-scale genome research project aimed at furthering personalized medicine efforts.

These tools, Thomson Reuters said, will support the project's "risk analysis and drug efficacy screening by genotype, and will contribute to the organization's overall aim in realizing personalized medicine and disease prevention."

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