Piecing together the elements of the genome that really matter in medicine and matching that learning with carefully designed new biopharmaceuticals and new opportunities for older drugs requires a hefty investment in research.
 
Although precision-medicine techniques are now being trained on many diseases, their impact is being felt most strongly in cancer treatment.
 
Welcome to the brave new world of precision medicine, in which the diseases themselves can point to a treatment and even a cure.
With leading-edge research and groundbreaking partnerships, City of Hope stands in the precision medicine vanguard.
 
Precision medicine, immunotherapy, clinical trials … 2016 will be a year of many changes in science and medicine – and nowhere is this more obvious than in the field of cancer research.
 
Sumanta Kumar Pal, M.D., offers insights into ASCO 2016. Here, he has distilled some of the main themes at this year's conference such as the Cancer Moonshot Program, and personalized and precision medicine.
 
The American Diabetes Association's 76th Scientific Sessions — the largest annual of gathering on diabetes research, treatment and care — got underway June 10 in New Orleans.