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Distinct human mutations can alter the effect of medicine

Press/Media: Press / Media

15/12/2017

PERSONALISED MEDICINE

 About one third of all medicine binds to the same type of receptor in the human body. An estimated 3 percent of the population have receptors of this type that are so genetically different that they are predisposed to altered, ineffective or adverse responses to medicine, a new study from the University of Copenhagen and the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge shows.

References

  • Distinct human mutations can alter the effect of medicine

    Mathias Traczyk

    Research areas

  • GPCR, Big Data, Personalised medicine

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