A New Vision
for Health

Medicine tailored to each individual’s molecular makeup.

PMC promotes the understanding and adoption of concepts, services, and products that can provide physicians with a better understanding of the molecular characteristics influencing a patient’s health. The goal is to advance more informed prevention plans, more precise diagnoses, and tailored treatment recommendations that work for patients and their families.

Why Personalized Medicine?

Personalized medicine helps direct physicians toward the prevention and treatment strategies that will work best for each patient. The approach is designed to keep patients healthier, longer, making medicine more efficient and effective for everyone.

Progress in Personalized Medicine

PMC is at the forefront of personalized medicine. We have made tremendous progress. But the field has a long way to go.

more drugs
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of all the new drugs approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2022 are personalized medicines
decreasing costs
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cost of sequencing a human genome; versus a $100 million cost in 2001
key investments
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increase in biopharmaceutical industry investments in developing new personalized medicines from 2005 - 2010

Learn More

Learn more about PMC’s three-pronged approach to advancing personalized medicine.


PMC’s educational programs provide a foundation of awareness and understanding, paving the way for more supportive public policies and scientific practices.


Through its advocacy programs, PMC promotes continued investments in biomedical research as well as modernized regulatory, coverage, and payment policies.


PMC’s research studies are designed to shed light on the opportunities and challenges shaping the pace of progress in personalized medicine and to assess its value across multiple disease states.