August 2009

A Sequencer for Every Clinic?

August 12, 2009

  An idea that may be close to jumping from the world of science fiction to your local hospital is the concept of full, individualized genome scans – a personal genetic profile that could, at least in theory, help a doctor assess your risk [Read more]

Spooked by Medical Ghostwriters

August 6, 2009

There are a lot of reasons to be disturbed by the revelation, covered by the New York Times on Wednesday, that at least 26 published review articles in medical journals were ghostwritten by a medical communications company. But I’m not sure [Read more]