The 3rd U-PGx Personalized Medicine Day in Toulouse was successfully organized and completed on 17th November 2017 with the theme ”Pharmacogenomics in Oncology: Deciphering the Ethical, Legal and Societal Issues”. Continue reading
The tyrosine kinase inhibitor sunitinib is used as first-line therapy in patients with metastasized renal cell carcinoma (mRCC), given in fixed-dose regimens despite its high variability in pharmacokinetics (PKs). Interindividual variability of drug exposure may be responsible for differences in response. Therefore, dosing strategies based on pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) models may be useful to optimize treatment. Continue reading
The 3rd UPGx Personalized Medicine Day will be organized in Toulouse, France. The meeting will be co-organized by the Golden Helix Foundation and the University of Toulouse, both partners of the Ubiquitous Pharmacogenomics (UPGx) project, funded by the European Commission (H2020-668353). Continue reading
On July 21st, 2017, H.E. the United States Ambassador to Greece Mr. Geoffrey Pyatt visited the Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Immunology, University of Patras (UPAT), as part of his visit to academic entities in Patras that produce and offer innovative results and services in the biotechnology and healthcare sectors.