By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A UK advisory panel focused on advancing genomic medicine today urged the National Health Service to undertake a multi-pronged approach to unleash the potential of genomic technologies, while the Department of Health said that it plans to create a commissioning and funding structure for molecular tests for cancer.

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