Personalized Medicine

4 perspectives

The quotes below indicate the shared purpose from the 4 perspectives (citizen, corporate, global challenge or innovator). With these quotes we validate if the Shared Purpose is scalable, feasible, societal and economic. If so, it might be an opportunity for Joint development.

Choose your perspective


Personalized medicine promises to increase the quality of clinical care and, in some cases, to decrease health care costs. McKinsey & Company


Chemotherapy for common cancers can cause death in ~1% treated patients and severe toxic effects in 20-30% due to their individual genotypes. We can predict likelihood of death and toxic effects with a high degree of accuracy. Jane Meaney, Oxford Cancer Biomarkers

Global Challenge (Ambassadors)

Innovation in precision medicine promises substantial benefits but will change the way in which some health services are delivered and evaluated. IC PerMed International Consortium


What impact would innovation in the area of Personalised Medicine have on the daily lives of patients? Enormous. it would tailor the treatment on an individual basis and therefore deliver a greater chance of succes. Peter Kapitein, Inspire2Live