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pharmacogenomics

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noun plural but singular in construction phar·ma·co·ge·no·mics \ˌfär-mə-kō-jē-ˈnō-miks\

Definition of pharmacogenomics

  1. :  the science concerned with ways to compensate for genetic differences in patients which cause varied responses to a single drug

phar·ma·co·ge·no·mic play \-mik\ adjective


1997

First Known Use of pharmacogenomics

1997


Medical Dictionary

pharmacogenomics

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noun plural but singular in construction phar·ma·co·ge·no·mics \-jē-ˈnō-miks\

Medical Definition of pharmacogenomics

  1. :  a biotechnological science that combines the techniques of medicine, pharmacology, and genomics and is concerned with developing drug therapies to compensate for genetic differences in patients which cause varied responses to a single therapeutic regimen

  2. phar·ma·co·ge·no·mic \-mik\play adjective




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