genetic profile

genetic profile

individual-specific genetic information carried by chromosomes
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Cancer cells may arise from nearby tissue or may have spread to a location from another part of the body, but their genetic profile reflects the tissue of origin.
A new discovery about ischemic stroke may allow doctors to predict a patient's risk of having a second stroke using a commonly performed blood test and their genetic profile.
No link has been observed between the genetic profile of the individual in question and the existing genetic profiles of the relatives registered in the database.
MyPRS will help inform patterns of response to novel therapy regimens with the aim of enabling physicians to better manage multiple myeloma patients based on their specific genetic profile.
This study suggests that adding information about ones genetic profile might help in making that decision," he added.
Furthermore, the type of DNA that Edwards analyzed has a much higher match rate in the general population than nuclear DNA, which would mean a rather large sample of the population could have fit the genetic profile that Edwards used to pinpoint Kosminski.
Using a simple home test, they will then analyse the results and provide a genetic profile - along with a totally individual map, showing where in the world you have matches, to estimate the location of your ancestral origins.
The initial focus of the app will be the molecular aspects of laboratory testing and therapy development in cancer, the foundation of "precision" oncology in which each patient's cancer treatment plan is individually tailored to reflect the genetic profile of their tumor.
But there has been a paradigm shift in the way experts understand our inherited genetic profile, according to Roderick H.
He assumes the identity of Jerome Morrow, a world-class swimming star with a genetic profile secondary to none, who's been paralysed in a car accident".
Biopsies will be taken from different parts of each patient's tumour and analysed to give a more comprehensive genetic profile.
That's the challenge for the future--translating a patient's genetic profile into new treatment strategies.

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