The role of pharmacoepidemiology in pharmacogenetics
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: MAITLAND-VAN DER ZEE, Anke-Hilse (Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands)
One of the most challenging areas of research in pharmacoepidemiology is to understand why individuals respond differently to drug therapy, both in terms of beneficial and adverse effects. Pharmacogenetics focuses on the question to what extent variability in genetic make-up is responsible for these observed differences. Therefore there is an.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.