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Enzyme activity varies across the population based on variability in CYP2C19 alleles that can lead to loss of enzyme activity.
Prasugrel and ticagrelor are newer alternatives to clopidogrel that avoid pharmacogenomic concerns but are more expensive and may be associated with more bleeding.
Biomarkers are the predictive tools for optimising drug response and preventing adverse drug reactions.
Thus this module will also provide an overview of the different types of genomic biomarkers currently in use or emerging.