Obesity Genes, Personalized Medicine, and Public Health Policy.


The personalized medicine movement-also known as precision medicine and personalized genomics-has embraced the belief that genetic risk information can be used to motivate healthier choices and meaningful behaviour change. While a genuinely exciting area of research, there are numerous policy issues associated with a focus on the use of genetic risk… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13679-015-0163-x