Novel Tissue Types for the Development of Genomic Biomarkers

  title={Novel Tissue Types for the Development of Genomic Biomarkers},
  author={Zinaida A Sergueeva and Heather Collins and Sally Dow and Mollie M.E. McWhorter and Mark L. Parrish},
Imagine a simple clinical test that can not only diagnose a disease, but that can also identify the exact, personal therapeutic regime to cure it. Not only that, imagine tests that can accurately predict the potential of developing a disease and provide an individualized roadmap on how it will progress. Now imagine that all you had to do was to spit in a vial, or have a few hairs plucked for the analysis. While the promise of “personalized medicine” is technologically a reality, it relies on… CONTINUE READING