TITLE

Pharmacogenomics resources support pharmacists' need to know

AUTHOR(S)
Thompson, Cheryl A.
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;9/15/2013, Vol. 70 Issue 18, p1560
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features three resources for pharmacists who want to know more about pharmacogenomics, suggested by pharmacists Casey B. Williams, James M. Hoffman and John Valgus. The Clinical Pharmogenetics Implementation Consortium (CPIC) creates guidelines on interpreting the results of genetic tests and then optimize drug therapy. The other resources featured are the ASHP Emerging Science resource center and the Genetics/Genomics Competency Center for Education.
ACCESSION #
90343202

 

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