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Medical genetics: We are what we are

March 15, 2014
By C. Paul Martin, M.D. , Marshall Independent

Eight years ago, this column featured a discussion of the status, futuristic implications, and ethical concerns of the field of medical genetics. Political and social changes, progress in the field, and new applications of genetic testing continue to make genetics a very important topic of great significance for all physicians and patients. An interesting presentation at a recent Avera Medical Education meeting reinforced that concept in discussing pharmaco-genetics, the science of examining how specific individuals interact with certain drugs.



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