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Frozen Embryos and Surgery Scheduled

Today is day 5 for our little embryos and 8 of the 10 makes it to freeze.  We are really excited that 8 of the 10 made it.   304 more words


Genetic Test Impacts Chemo Choices In Surprising Ways

In the new era of personalized medicine, having more information on hand is considered the ideal situation for making more customized, and ideally, effective decisions about medical care. 601 more words

BC gene sequencing laboratory retracts accreditation claim after news story exposes bogus info


A private Richmond biotechnology company that made false claims of having accreditation for an unbuilt gene testing lab, has now come clean with a retraction. 808 more words

Medicine Matters

Egg Retrieval Completed

Yesterday, Sunday August 23rd, I had my egg retrieval.  I was so nervous to have it done.  It took 3 tries to get the IV in.   59 more words


Mis pensamientos acerca de la medicina personalizada

Cuando me refiero a la medicina personalizada, me refiero al uso de pruebas genéticas para especializar el tratamiento de pacientes de diferentes enfermedades. Yo creo que es la forma en la que, nosotros como pacientes, debemos exigir que la medicina sea practicada. 580 more words

Genetic Testing

Weill Cornell Breast Center Conducting Free Genetic Testing for BRCA1 & BRCA2

The Weill Cornell Breast Center would like to invite all patients who meet the following criteria to contact us about free genetic testing for the BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations: 77 more words

Clinical Trials

Doing my research led to a love affair

I’m the kind of person who does my research before making an important decision. As the only child of a single mom who worked as an electrical engineer at NASA, my scientific approach to life may be something I inherited. 446 more words