pharmacoepigenomics

The study sequenced the genomes of 300 deceased patients and found many variants consistent with diseases and adverse drug events the patients encountered during their lives.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – UCB Canada said today it will support a multi-partner research project funded by Genome Canada and Genome Quebec by helping to study the genomes of epilepsy patients and analyzing genes involved in their responses to medications.

A new partnership between diagnostics manufacturer MDxHealth and Ghent University's laboratory of pharmaceutical biotechnology aims to develop epigenomics-based diagnostics for more personalized treatment of cancers and inflammatory diseases.

The apple has traveled westward and eastward along the Silk Road, according to a new genetic analysis.

Genetic disease risk information doesn't always spur people to make healthy lifestyle changes, according to the Associated Press.

A University of California, San Diego-led team has used liquid biopsies to uncover possible treatments for patients with cancers of unknown primary.

In Nature this week: GWAS data used to reposition drugs for psychiatric use, and more.