To secure the promise of personalized medicine for all Americans by expanding and accelerating genomics research and initiatives to improve the accuracy of disease diagnosis, increase the safety of drugs, and identify novel treatments, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 15, 2008
Length: 35 pages
Jul 15, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 15, 2008
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May 27, 2010
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5440 (111th).
H.R. 6498 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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