A Drug to Call One's Own
Article by Alla Katsnelson from the Scientific American on how variations in a persons' genes may cause variations in responses to drug treatments.
American Medical Association: Pharmacogenomics
Provides examples, scenarios, implications, definitions, and the economics of pharmacogenetics.
Non-profit organization focused on promoting the science and practice of personalized medicine through research, commercialization and education. Provide information on ongoing partnerships, clinical trials and studies of marketed products.
Diagnostics company providing analysis of FGFR2 gene that have been associated with several medical conditions including Breast Cancer, Apert Syndrom, and Jackson-Weiss Syndrome. Provides information about the company, diagnostic assays, and services.
Offers pharmacogenomic tests to clinical diagnostic laboratories and research institutions.
GeneSight Pharmacogenomic Test
Provider of DNA test that helps healthcare providers take a personalized approach to prescribing medicine for patients.
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
Provides information on the institute's pharmacogenetics research network . Includes links to program announcements, news and events, and resources.
Links to Pharmacology Research Partners.
Personalised medicine - new cancer therapy info & next generation diagnostics ~ the other truth
Blog by Dr P van Uden that reviews new cancer therapies, discoveries, and next generation diagnostics (IVD). Description of cancer personalized medicine and available treatment options.
Personalized Medicine Portal
Portal for research and clinical news and articles related to personalized medicine.
Pharmacogenetics of Anticancer Agents Research Group - PAAR
Identify and evaluate polymorphisms in drug metabolizing enzymes, transporters, or targets relevant to anticancer agents. Includes publications, training, and related links.
Pharmacogenomics: Medicine and the New Genetics
Overview, anticipated benefits, and links to related resources. From the U.S. Human Genome Project.
Pharmocogenetics Knowledge Base
Integrated resource about how variation in human genetics leads to variation in response to drugs.
The Pharmacogenomics Journal
Dedicated to the rapid publication of original research on basic pharmacogenomics research and its clinical applications.
UCSF Pharmacogenetics of Membrane Transporters Project
Conduct research and a series of integrated studies to elucidate the pharmacogenetics of membrane transport proteins. Includes information on personnel, publications, training, and available data.
Online encyclopedia entry on this field which is generally regarded as the study or clinical testing of genetic variation that gives rise to differing response to drugs.
Online encyclopedia entry on this branch of pharmacology which deals with the influence of genetic variation on drug response in patients by correlating gene expression or single-nucleotide polymorphisms with a drug's efficacy or toxicity.