pharmacogenetics

(redirected from pharmacogenetic)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to pharmacogenetic: Pharmacogenomic

phar·ma·co·ge·net·ics

 (fär′mə-kō-jə-nĕt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)

phar′ma·co·ge·net′ic adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pharmacogenetics - the branch of genetics that studies the genetically determined variations in responses to drugs in humans or laboratory organisms
genetic science, genetics - the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms
References in periodicals archive ?
Sema4 Natalis, which can be bought online, also includes a pharmacogenetic analysis of how a baby is likely to respond to 38 medications commonly prescribed at an early age.
Pharmacogenetic information needs to be accessible and actionable so physicians can make informed treatment decisions based on a patient's unique genetic makeup.
M2 PHARMA-September 26, 2017-Millennium Health wins pharmacogenetic testing and medication monitoring contract from MAGNET GROUP
The cost of pharmacogenetic screening for CYP2C9 and VKORC1 range from $300-$800 (12).
Pharmacogenetic testing identifies this variability and helps you in the clinical management of your patients.
Despite the potential benefits of pharmacogenetic testing, many barriers prevent its routine use in practice, including a lack of knowledge about how to (1) order gene tests, (2) interpret results for an individual patient, and (3) apply those results to care.
Jude Childrens Research Hospital have tackled a language barrier that is an obstacle to using precision medicine to enhance medication safety and effectiveness the lack of standard pharmacogenetic terminology.
He describes the history of its use, the endocannabinoid system, plant-based cannabinoids, cannabis pharmaceuticals, and delivery and routes of administration; qualifying conditions under current law and conditions and symptoms responsive to its use; and clinical practice aspects, such as pharmacogenetic testing, writing recommendation letters for cannabis use, dependence and psychological adverse effects, types of patients and related issues, insurance and coding issues, and working with other professionals.
Use of pharmacogenetic testing could be the key to increasing the effectiveness of opioids in certain patients and the overall effectiveness of therapies and treatments for chronic pain, according to Dr.
Millennium PGT is a pharmacogenetic test that helps clinicians improve treatment by anticipating a patient's likely response to prescription medication.
Breast health company Atossa Genetics (NASDAQ:ATOS) said on Wednesday that it will provide Pharmacogenetic and Nipple Aspirate Fluid cytology laboratory procedures under in-network provider agreement with Meridian Health Plan of Michigan (MHPM).
The FDA now requires labeling for FDA-approved drugs with pharmacogenetic information in their labeling.