Monthly Archives: June 2008

Genome Medicine – BioMed Central’s new premier medical journal

As our understanding of the biological complexity of human health and disease increases, so does the excitement that is generated by the potential applications of genomics in clinical practice. The delivery of personalized medicine will depend on the advancement of technology, addressing the major social, ethical and legal issues surrounding the use of genomic information… Read more »


The EQUATOR network – inaugural meeting approaches!

The EQUATOR network ( will hold its inaugural meeting on June 26th 2008, at the Royal Society of Medicine, London. Ahead of the meeting, BMC Medicine, the flagship medical journal of the BMC series has published a commentary explaining why the EQUATOR network is needed and outlining its key goals. Commentary   Helping editors, peer… Read more »