noun (used with a singular verb) Pharmacology.
the branch of pharmacology that examines the relation of genetic factors to variations in response to drugs.
Origin of pharmacogenetics
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The study of genetic factors that influence an organism's reaction to a drug.pharmacogenomics
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The study of the genetic factors that influence an organism's reaction to a drug.
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