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01/01/2018

Will Gathering Vast Troves of Information Really Lead To Better Health?

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The Mayo Clinic is building its future around high-tech approaches to research known as “precision medicine.” This involves gathering huge amounts of information from genetic tests, medical records and other data sources to ferret out unexpected ideas to advance health. But one longtime scientist at the Mayo Clinic isn’t playing along. Dr.¬†Michael Joyner¬†is a skeptical voice in a sea of eager advocates.

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