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Predicting 5-fluorouracil Toxicity

The agent 5-fluorouracil remains one of the most widely used drugs for the treatment of solid tumors, but 10-20% of patients experience severe adverse effects. Can these be predicted?...More...

Pharmacogenetics of Antidepressant Drugs

This review summarizes recent progress in isolating biomarkers which might predict which patients will have the greatest benefit from antidepressant therapy for depression and other mood disorders....More...

Genes and Beans

How can pharmacogenomics be applied to post-transplant immunosuppressive therapy? This review explores how genetic profiles may inform drug selection, improving efficacy and limiting toxicity....More...