Africa: Catalysing Precision Medicine by Africa, for Africa

Source link : https://www.afric.info/2023/11/27/news/africa-catalysing-precision-medicine-by-africa-for-africa/

Africa is the continent with the most genetic diversity, but is gravely underrepresented in genomic research, with only 2% of global genomic data coming from people of African ancestry as of 2021. As a result, disease risk prediction and drug development has predominantly used data from European populations, with varying applicability to health outcomes in […]

Author : AFRICA-NEWS

Publish date : 2023-11-27 09:41:44

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