Personalized Medicine

Discovery MS Launches at the NC Research Campus

November 14, 2016

 Discovery MS, a non-profit research initiative housed in the David H. Murdock Research Institute (DHMRI) on the NC Research Campus, just north of Charlotte, NC, launched with an announcement of several ongoing multiple sclerosis research projects.    People with multiple sclerosis (MS), scientists and philanthropists joined together this week to launch Discovery MS, a non-profit […]

The NCRC Is Changing the Landscape of Health Care

September 14, 2015

As written for Cabarrus Magazine. Learn more about how the NCRC is changing the landscape of health care in our latest edition of Bioactive Magazine and by watching our latest video on Individualizing Health Care. From the community to the clinic, the NC Research Campus (NCRC) is changing the landscape of healthcare from reactive and treatment-centered to […]

Making Personalized Health Care Even More Personalized: Insights From Activities of the IOM Genomics Roundtable

July 13, 2015

Making Personalized Health Care Even More Personalized: Insights From Activities of the IOM Genomics Roundtable Personalized Health Care Even More Personalized: Insights From Activities of the IOM Genomics Roundtable, Ann Fam Med. 2015 Jul;13, David SP1, Johnson SG2, Berger AC3, Feero WG4, Terry SF5, Green LA6, Phillips RL Jr7, Ginsburg GS8. 1Department of Medicine, Stanford University School […]

Duke Long-Term Health Study Aims To Join Obama’s Precision Med Plan

June 27, 2015

By Frank Vinluan Read the original article on Xconomy. The small North Carolina mill town of Kannapolis left its mark on the U.S. economy and history by becoming the nation’s largest center for textiles manufacturing. In its next chapter, Kannapolis could become part of medical history. Duke University wants the medical research already underway at […]

Perceptions of personalized medicine in an academic health system: Educational findings

May 13, 2015

Perceptions of personalized medicine in an academic health system: Educational findings, 13 May 2015,  Journal of Contemporary Medical Education, Allison Vorderstrasse, Sara Huston Katsanis, Mollie A Minear, Nancy Yang, Tejinder Rakhra-Burris, Jason W Reeves, Robert Cook-Deegan, Geoffrey S Ginsburg, Leigh Ann Simmons. Abstract Objective: Prior reports demonstrate that personalized medicine implementation in clinical care is […]

NCRC & CHS on Charlotte Talks July 15

July 14, 2014

Don’t miss the July 15 WFAE Charlotte Talks show on personalized medicine featuring panelists from the NC Research Campus and Carolinas Healthcare System: Steven Zeisel, MD, PhD – Professor and Director of the UNC Nutrition Research Institute, NC Research Campus Kristin Newby, MD, MHS – Professor of Medicine Duke University; Principal Investigator, MURDOCK Study, NC Research Campus […]

DHMRI Advances Personalized Medicine in North Carolina

August 09, 2012

Personalized medicine is transforming healthcare by precipitating a shift to a model that takes into account individual differences and the influence of genetics and the environment. The advantage is more effective treatments, an enhanced ability to predict risk for chronic disease and the opportunity for earlier medical intervention. The David H. Murdock Research Institute (DHMRI) is […]

NCBiotech Weighs Personalized Medicine Sector

June 14, 2012

Submitted by jshamp, NC Biotechnology Center The North Carolina Biotechnology Center has approved a $100,000 grant to explore the state’s readiness for a Center of Innovation (COI) to help capitalize on the growing field of personalized medicine. NCBiotech awarded the grant to a statewide consortium of business and academic institutions, represented by Geoffrey Ginsburg, M.D., […]