The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
AmpliChip CYP450 Test
August 15, 2005 (Issue: 1215)The FDA recently cleared the AmpliChip CYP450 Test (Roche), which analyzes blood-derived DNA to detect genetic variations in the activity of cytochrome P450 (CYP) enzymes CYP2D6 and CYP2C19 and determines the metabolizer status of the patient. The...more
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