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Our dedication to translational genetic research, coupled with our mission to revolutionize patient care, has ignited discussions and conversations that ripple far beyond the confines of our institution.

As we continue to make strides in personalized medicine, the recognition and visibility generated by our presence in newsletters and news headlines serve as a testament to the profound impact of our commitment.

Dr. O’Donnell quoted in JAMA Medical News & Perspectives Article

In a JAMA article titled “Getting Pharmacogenomics Into the Clinic”,  Dr. O’Donnell, along with other experts in the field of the pharmacogenomics, discuss the goals and potential barriers of pharmacogenomics in clinical practice. View the article here

Dr. O’Donnell and the 1200 Patients Project featured on NBC news

Dr. O’Donnell discusses pharmacogenomics as the “Future of Medicine” on an NBS news segment surrounding DNA. View the segment here

1200 Patients Project featured in Chicago Medicine Magazine

The October 2016 issue of Chicago Medicine Magazine features pharmacogenomics work done at University of Chicago! View the article here

Preliminary 1200 Patients Project data mentioned by GenomeWeb

June 2014 GenomeWeb article entitled “Early Data from UChicago’s 1200 Patients Project Show High Physician Adoption” outlines some important preliminary study findings. View the article here

1200 Patients Project featured in Chicago Medicine Magazine

Article on current news in Pharmacogenomics featuring The 1200 Patients Project in Chicago Medicine Magazine (pg 18-23). View the article here

Medicine on the Midway discusses the Center for Personalized Therapeutics mission

Article in Medicine on the Midway on the Center for Personalized Therapeutics and the 1200 Patients Project. View the article here

Dr. Peter O’Donnell and the Twelve Hundred Patients Project featured in Crain’s Chicago Business.

The Twelve Hundred Patients Project, headed by Dr. Peter O’Donnell, was featured in Crain’s Chicago Business’s article “What’s cooking in Illinois research labs?”. One of first five projects funded by University of Illinois’ venture fund.

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Dr. Peter O’Donnell and the 1200 Patients Project featured on PGRN website for July 2014

Dr. Peter O’Donnell is a featured investigator and the 1200 Patients Project is a featured research project for the month of July on the Pharmacogenomics Research Network (PGRN) website. View the PGRN website feature here

GPS Connect

New video created to show what it would be like to have an App version, GPS Connect (formally called PGx Connect), of our 1200 Patients Project web portal. Click here to watch the video

Center for Personalized Therapeutics and The 1200 Patients Project highlighted during “Healthbeat” segment on ABC 7 News

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