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  1. Biomed Project Would Help Doctors Tailor Treatments

    At least that’s the idea behind a plan Obama will announce today to collect genetic information from one million Americans. The gene studies will ostensibly help doctors figure out the best treatments for their patients in what the White House calls the “precision medicine initiative.” It’s part of the president’s $215 million ask for medical research initiatives that Obama will include in his budget request on Monday. Of course, it has to pass Congress. 

    NYT, WSJ 

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