Month: October 2018

Precision medicine has a role in the cures of the future

As a scientist who studies genomics and how it relates to leukemia, I read with interest the recent opinion piece by Liz Szabo in the New York Times that questioned “Are we being misled about precision medicine?” The tenor of the article is accurate. Expectations about the availability and efficacy of targeted therapy are often unrealistic, and out of desperation, patients may waste their money. However, an important consideration the story failed to mention is the scope of precision medicine. That’s why I sent a letter to the editor of the New York Times to clarify this. Precision medicine...

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