The role of genotypes in precision medicine – University of Copenhagen

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The role of genotypes in precision medicine


With the new area of whole genome sequencing and genotyping, we will get a much better understanding of diseases and their treatment. Thus, we will have to change our mindset on how to develop new drugs and treat patients, as we will be able to stratify treatment for different subpopulations of patients.

16:15 Danish personalized medicine – potentials and pitfalls
Professor Henrik Ullum, Rigshospitalet

Epilepsy genetics in the era of precision medicine: Implications for testing and targeted treatment
Rikke Steensbjerre Møller, Head of Department of Epilepsy and Genetics and Personalized Medicine, Danish Epilepsy Center, SDU

17:15 Personal medicine profile (PMP) - pre-selection of medicine based on genotyping
Professor Emerita Lona Christrup, GeneTelligence Aps
17:45 Networking over a glass of wine and some crisps 
18:15 End of symposium

The symposium is organized on behalf of the graduate programme in pharmaceutical sciences, Drug Research Academy, by Trine Meldgaard Lund, Drug Design and Pharmacology, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen in collaboration with The Danish Society of Clinical Chemical Pharmacology.

The symposium is free of charge and open for attendance by all interested parties. It is not necessary to pre-register.