Drug Response

Are you Tylenol or Advil person? Alleviating pain through genetics

Chronic pain is not only debilitating and horrible consequence of chronic diseases, trauma, but is also inevitable consequence of medical treatments. Chronic pain is refractory to most of the treatments, but we believe that genetics of pain and pharmacogenetics can substantially improve pain management. In many cases chronic pain arises...

Is lean steak healthy?

Is lean steak – high in protein, low in fat & cholesterol – heart healthy? The answer surprising … Intuition would elude one to believe lean steak to be a healthier red meat option especially when it comes to maintaining top notch cardiac functions. With specs of high protein, low...

Data and Healthcare

Companies all over the world leverage big data to assess the health of their organization and measure the impact of tools or technologies they use to deliver the products or services. From a business stand point effective interpretation of these metrics saves time and money devoted to seeking the...

Should I pay or should I go? Or what do we really know about mutations and disease liability?

Current genome sequencing technologies already allow for cost effective and comprehensive disease prediction. However, for the average consumer, does it really make sense to pay $5,000 for a whole genome analysis at this time? And what can they gain from an analysis of this sort? After all, genome sequencing...