In the November/december 2016 issue, discover our special feature called "Genetic tests : Do we have to be able to predict everything?" Published every two months, Inserm’s Science&Santé magazine illustrates discoveries, debates and issues from the ever-evolving field of biomedical research.
Genes carry precious information that partially determines what we are. Getting genes to talk is the aim of genetic testing! Their purpose? To reveal special features that might help diagnose a pre-existing condition, personalize treatment or even predict the chance of developing some disease in the future.