Researchers from Ambry Genetics analyzed how accurate those DTC test results are. They found that two out of every five samples sent to them for confirmation testing …Read More
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The increased ease of access to genetic testing gives some medical professionals pause as they are concerned about whether people will understand their results and how they …Read More
Clinicians in China are forging ahead with using CRISPR-based gene editing approaches to treat cancer patients. There are at least nine studies going on in China looking …Read More
A group of European scientists has founded an international association to discuss and provide guidance on the ethical use of genome editing, a technique with the potential …Read More
As genome sequencing enters the clinic, fears have arisen about its potential to motivate follow-up testing and ongoing screening that could drastically increase healthcare spending. The MedSeq …Read More
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The QNPHC is implemented a training cours for health professionnals. The group works closely with Genome Quebec to develop a “Genomic 101″ training course for health professionals in order to raise their awareness of the subject and the integration of personalized health care in the health care system. This course should be available at the end of 2017 or beginning of 2018 and we would like to reach 1000 participants after one year. We can currently count on financial support from companies, Merck, Novartis, Roche, AstraZeneca, BioGeniQ and Pfizer.
QNPHC’s Chairman of the Board, David Levine,is pleased to announce that AstraZeneca Canada Inc is now a QNPHC new partner. Jean-Frédéric Lafontaine, represents AstraZeneca on the Board of Directors.
Personalized Health Care
THE 4PS OF PERSONALIZED HEALTH CARE Predictive: Identification of individual risks of developing certain diseases based on the person’s genetic profile and other personal information Preventive: Methods …Read More
A focal point on PHC
The Quebec Network for Personalized Healthcare (QNPHC) is taking part in what can rightfully be called a revolution in healthcare management by providing a focal point and …Read More