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Scripps Future of Genomic Medicine Conference Draws Media Coverage

Reports feature NIH chief keynote, patient story about cancer discovery

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A keynote by National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins and a compelling story about an expectant mother whose cancer was surprisingly discovered through a prenatal genetics test were among the presentations that generated media coverage at the recent Future of Genomic Medicine put on by the Scripps Translational Science Institute.

The annual conference is held in La Jolla by the research center, which is operated by Scripps Health and headed by Scripps Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD.

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Keith Darce