Personalized and precision medicine

The terms personalized and precision medicine are quite similar. However, a difference among them exhist and it is consistent: 
1) personalized medicine is focalizzed on the specific and unique patient disease.
2) precision medicin is born to find the best approach for the patent treatment based an the state of arts of the know how.
The extended definition can be found to the follow link.
In our opinion both approaches are useful and applicable in different situations.
As explained in our previous post on metabolomic analysis strategy, the first steps of data analysis is related to standardized information extraction and the follow one are useful in order to study the pathology and define the treatement. It is at this last level that personalized or precision medicine approach should be decided.

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