Examples of personalised medicine
by SMEBOOK (admin) · December 13, 2020
Below are examples of personalised medicine:
- Treatment of Breast Cancer: Herceptin is and example of personalised method used to treat female breast cancer patients who express higher levels of HER2.
- Melanoma Treatment: In 2011, drug called Vemurafenib, a B-Raf protein inhibitor, and the companion BRAF V600E Mutation Test were used for the treatment of late stage melanoma.
- Cardiovascular Diseases: genetic diagnosis is used to manage the care of patients post-transplant.