Ancestry sold 1.5 million DNA test kits between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. When people submit their DNA to companies like Ancestry, they are agreeing to various …Read More
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A University of British Columbia researcher says the results of a massive asthma study could lead to new ways of treating or even preventing the disease. The …Read More
It’s not just diet and physical activity; your genes also determine how easily you lose or gain weight. Researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount …Read More
Chemotherapy use for early stage breast cancer declined from 2013 to 2015, possibly due to a preference for less toxic treatments, according to researchers at Stanford and …Read More
This study illustrates how social forces are driven by genes and reinforced by the structure of society, causing people to make friends with those that are genetically similar …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