Pharmacogenetics in the XXI Century
The aim of the workshop is to bring to the students the latest news in the field of pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics. At this moment Spain has a relevant international position and professors Llerena, Carracedo and Hernández Rivas are leader in the field. The workshop will address how pharmacogenetics help to select patients for specific treatments and, as a consequence, to the development of personalized Medicine. Moreover, the accumulation of genetic data is changing the medical and pharmaceutical paradigms. Big data analysis will help to improve our knowledge of disease and to select treatments.
KEYWORDS & TOPICS
Pharmacogentics, Pharmacogenomis, Big data, personalized Medicine.
Title: Population Pharmacogenomics
Speaker: Adrián Llerena Ruiz
Institution: University of Extremadura, Spain.
Title: Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Medicine
Speaker: Ángel Carracedo Álvarez
Institution: University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
Names: Rogelio González Sarmiento
Institution: University of Salamanca, Spain.