Pharmacogenetics in Europe: Barriers and Opportunities

@article{Gurwitz2009PharmacogeneticsIE,
  title={Pharmacogenetics in Europe: Barriers and Opportunities},
  author={David Gurwitz and Eleni Zika and Michael M. Hopkins and Sibylle Gaisser and Dolores Ibarreta},
  journal={Public Health Genomics},
  year={2009},
  volume={12},
  pages={134 - 141}
}
This paper reviews the current situation in the field of pharmacogenetics/pharmacogenomics (PGx) in Europe. High expectations surrounding the clinical application of PGx remain largely unmet, as only a limited number of such applications have actually reached the market and clinical practice. Thus, the potential impact of PGx-based diagnostics on healthcare and its socio-economic implications are still unclear. With the aim of shedding some light on these uncertainties, the Institute for… 

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