The Supporting Infrastructures for Pharmacogenetics
Source: SourceOECD Social Issues/Migration/Health, Volume 2009, Number 21, November 2009 , pp. 20-34(15)
Abstract:This chapter reviews the technologies and infrastructures that will accompany the use of pharmacogenetics and argues for a better integration of new scientific and technological advances in target identification and validation. A major section focuses on biomarkers and offers an overview of the potential applications of genetics‐based biomarkers. The chapter also considers the information systems that must be in place to support the clinical application of pharmacogenetics.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: November 1, 2009