Science Magazine also reported on the new paper from researcher Dr. Jason Vassy who recently published his findings of primary care patients who underwent whole genome sequencing. Also included in the report is discussion of another recent paper from researchers at Stanford Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine. Both of these recent publications provide insight to how often exome and genome sequencing reveals genetic variants associated with disease. Read more here: www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/06/one-five-healthy-adults-may-carry-disease-related-genetic-mutations
Course instructors, Beth and Rachel will share interesting articles about genetics, genomics and precision medicine that are in the news. Feel free to email them if you've come across an interesting article you'd like to share with other learners!