Dr. Chen, Yuan-Tsong

Corresponding Research Fellow
Academician, Academia Sinica
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  • Human Genetics
  • Genomic Medicine

Education and Positions:
  • M.D., Ph.D. Columbia University

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Pharmacogenomics of adverse drug reactions: implementing personalized medicine.

Dr. Chen, Yuan-Tsong
Hum Mol Genet., Aug 19, 2012

Pharmacogenomics aims to investigate the genetic basis of inter-individual differences in drug responses, such as efficacy, dose requirements, and adverse events. Research in pharmacogenomics has grown over the past decade, evolving from a candidate-gene approach to genome-wide association studies (GWAS). Genetic variants in genes coding for