Since it was created, Einum (European INstitUte of Molecular Medicine) deals with research and information in the field of nutritional medicine and, recently, more and more is going toward precision medicine, an initiative promoted by the former president of the United States Obama: (https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/precision-medicine)
The mission of precision medicine is to “To enable a new era of medicine through research, technology, and policies that empower patients, researchers, and providers to work together toward development of individualized care.“.
Within precision medicine, metabolomics, the science of studying metabolites, plays a very important role and Einum is playing its part.
Scientific publication: Childhood Asthma and Metabolomics
We want to share a scientific publication, in which also Einum’s President Dr. Dimitris Tsoukalas took part, of a study on childhood asthma that shows how metabolomics can be a promising approach: