X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
(Photo: Thinkstock)

In 510 B.C.E., Pythagoras unwittingly made one of the first contributions to pharmacogenetics when he observed that ingesting fava beans could cause lethal toxicity in select individuals. Today, this increasingly important field of scientific study offers an opportunity to rein in wasteful prescription spending.

BenefitsPRO

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to navigate the shifting employee benefits industry. Join BenefitsPRO.com now!

  • Unlimited access to BenefitsPRO.com - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com
  • Exclusive discounts on BenefitsPRO.com and ALM events.

Already have an account? Sign In Now

Copyright © 2018 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.