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Cheaper DNA Sequencing Coming Closer

(HealthDay News) The race to develop the $1,000 genome test may be heating up. New technology promises to cut costs while speeding the amount of time it takes to decipher all of your genes and potentially provide a personalized report of health risks and possible therapies, a new report says…
[Dr. Maneesh] Jain noted that "if you are genetically predisposed to a disease like diabetes, you can change your lifestyle."
But some medical experts, including Dr. Peter Gregersen…, are taking a more cautious approach when evaluating the new technology…
"The risk of disease associated with high blood pressure, smoking and high cholesterol is far greater than most of the genetic risks coming out of whole genome scanning," Gregersen added.
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