translational medicine


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translational medicine

n.
The branch of medicine that deals with using knowledge gained from basic scientific research to develop practical applications, such as new treatments, devices, drugs, or policies.
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translational medicine

The constellation of activities which seek to translate the science of gene discovery, gene transfer, and functional genomics into gene-targeted therapies.
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translational medicine

Molecular medicine The constellation of activities which seek to translate the science of gene discovery, gene transfer, and functional genomics into gene-targeted therapies.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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