Pharmacogenetics

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Cases of Depression Rises During COVID-19 Pandemic

According to the United States Census Bureau, more than a third of the adult population in America shows signs of clinical depression or anxiety. These mental conditions have increased dramatically during the pandemic. There are many elements of the pandemic that directly correlate to some of the perceived causes of anxiety and depression. For example, …

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TruGenX’s Testing Helps Patients Avoid Adverse Drug Reactions

There are thousands of cases of adverse drug reactions every year. Many are caused by accidental or intentional misuse of prescribed medications.  Other’s are caused by how an individual’s body metabolizes prescription medication. Most Physicians prescribe medication based off clinical experience. Doctors do revert to the trial and error method but do take into account …

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How Will Colleges & Universities Reopen During COVID-19

As the pandemic continues in America, there are many questions about what fall of 2020 will look like. Colleges and universities are not exempt. Every state is operating under different protocols and reopening policies. Students and families alike are wondering whether college classes will resume this fall. The pandemic appears to be far from over …

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Accurate Testing is Vital for Tracking the Spread of COVID-19

Reliable data is necessary for states to gain an accurate insight into how COVID-19 is spreading at a local level. The President of the United States has given each Governor the permission to pass legislation specific their state in order to decrease the spread of the novel coronavirus. Social distancing, work from home policies, and …

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TruGenX Takes Aim at Reducing the 1 Million Cases of Adverse Drug Reactions in the US Each Year

Emergency departments throughout America see thousands of cases of adverse drug reactions yearly. Many of these preventable cases are caused by misuse, incorrect dosages, and genetic predispositions of prescribed medications. The truth is that it is difficult for a physician to know exactly how a specific medication could affect an individual patient without pharmacogenetic testing. …

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