Learn about the true value and applications of personalized medicine, as well as the organizations that are paving the way for a healthier, precise, and data-driven Canadian health care system.
Meet the Experts
Oncology has been a highly active and effective proving ground for precision medicine, but it’s also a big challenge; cancer is a very complex disease.
Clinical trials are vital to personalized medicine, which allows us to tailor prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases to individual patients.
Ontario Genomics leads the application of genomics-based solutions across many sectors, like health care, to improve quality of life for patients.
Pharmacogenomic medicine uses DNA to determine the best medication for a given patient. From a simple cheek swab, DNA is purified, sequenced, and analyzed.
With the vast amounts of biochemical and healthcare data available, Cyclica is focused on designing drugs for patients — not just for proteins.
A DNA test from dnaPower can help you live according to your genetic makeup, so that you can make better decisions to stay healthy and live longer.
Learn how IntelliStem, a Toronto-based biotechnology company, has genetically engineered stem cells — called Super Sentinel Cells — to attack cancer cells.
Stem cell therapies are revolutionizing health care, but patient awareness of which practices are safe and effective is essential.