Entries by Ryan Casey

The Myth of Whole Genome Sequencing

We talk with many pharmaceutical and healthcare providers who want to understand the world of “pharmacogenomics”. Pharmacogenomics is the study of how genes affect a person’s response to prescribed drugs. Today, we effectively create drugs for the masses with the idea that a “one size fits all” approach will work. This is unfortunately not the […]

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The Importance of Sequencing Biologic Drugs

It’s no secret that developing drugs of any kind isn’t an easy process. Between massive R&D efforts, complex clinical trials, long FDA approval times, and strenuous regulatory requirements, it’s no wonder drugs cost so much to the end user. With the costs of developing a prescription grade drug and bringing it to the market exceeding […]