Exome Sequencing IDs Plavix Response Variants that Could Lead to Better PGx Test | GenomeWeb

By Monica Heger

Despite being
the third best-selling drug in 2010, as many as one-third of cardiology patients do not respond to Bristol-Myers Squibb's blood-thinning drug Plavix (clopidogrel).

While recent studies have uncovered one genetic variant highly predictive of response — the CYP2C19*2 allele, it doesn't explain all non-responders.

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