NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,612 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- The study of how a person’s genes affect the way he or she responds to drugs. Pharmacogenetics is being used to learn ahead of time what the best drug or the best dose of a drug will be for a person. Also called pharmacogenomics.