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Ready or Not, Genomics is Coming to a Hospital Near You

Ready or Not, Genomics is Coming to a Hospital Near You

http://www.xconomy.com/national/2012/06/11/ready-or-not-genomics-is-coming-to-a-hospital-near-you

Source: Xconomy.com

Doug Hawkins, the associate division chief for hematology/oncology at Seattle Children’s Hospital, says genome sequencing in its current form “is an incredibly powerful tool” for generating new data about the biology of health and disease, but careful studies will need to be done before it can provide a reliable guide for physician decision making.