Treatment options and individualized medicine.

@article{Sioud2007TreatmentOA,
  title={Treatment options and individualized medicine.},
  author={Mouldy Sioud and Oyvind Melien},
  journal={Methods in molecular biology},
  year={2007},
  volume={361},
  pages={327-40}
}
Although several drug targets are identified, current strategies in therapy do not take into account that patients vary in their response to drugs, both with respect to efficacy and toxic side effects. Whereas both clinical and histopathologic predictors of prognosis are established in some diseases, a better understanding of the molecular mechanisms that determine treatment response should play an important role in the development of individualized medicine. Treatment optimization will rely on… CONTINUE READING

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