Pharmacogenomics

Pharmacogenomics is the study of the role of the genome in drug response, using both Pharmacology and Genomics to analyze how the genetic makeup of an individual affects his/her response to drugs. This allows for more precise and personalized treatment.

Who Qualifies:

  • An individual who takes multiple medications or has complex treatment plans
  • An individual who has had any adverse drug reactions to medication in the past
  • An individual who is not receiving satisfactory results from their medication

Why is This Significant?

Helps address effectiveness of current medication Helps reduce negative side effects Helps avoids any reactions to medications.