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Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor

Specialty: Genetics
NYC, New York
I am the founder of a Personalized Medicine practice (likely the first private practice of its kind). In addition I am the Clinical Genetics Fellow at Yale University until 2010. I also sit on the Informed Cohort Oversight Board for the Coriell Personalized Medicine Collaborative. I am posting,... Full Bio
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........DTC Genomic Medicine? by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Back in February of 2009 23andMe/Serge decided to do testing for genetic founder mutations......... Yet they claimed it wasn't medicine and should not be used for medic ... Read on »
10 months........ by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Forbes April 2008 "Both 23andMe and DeCode, which has not received a warning letter from New York so far, argue that the lab testing laws don't apply because their prod ... Read on »
1000 Genomes???? Coming Soon. by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I have been looking at the genome of Craig Ventner. What Surprises me is that we haven't do this sooner. If you haven't heard the diploid genotype of Craig Ventn ... Read on »
14 years and still no good genes! by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I am preparing a talk for the Connecticut Geriatric Society and I am just can't get over it. We haven't found good genes for Late Onset Alzheimer's Disease since ... Read on »
15 a week....not even close to 100 in 10 days. by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I wanted to tell everyone about what theWellcome Trusthas been doing. Aside from their new commitment to 90,000 genomes, they now have reached the 1 terabase. Tha ... Read on »
15 Days Away Gives Time for Perspective. by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics "Although there appears to be a clear relationship between UGT1A1 genotype and severe neutropenia (and some evidence of a relationship with severe diarrhea) there is no evid ... Read on »
15 Days Away Gives Time for Perspective. by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics "Although there appears to be a clear relationship between UGT1A1 genotype and severe neutropenia (and some evidence of a relationship with severe diarrhea) there is no evid ... Read on »
18 Hours to Vote!!!! by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Lots of things have transpired since Sunday. I would like to say first, sorry for no posts since Monday. I was preparing for my presentation at the Connecticut c ... Read on »
2 months 3000 visitors!!!!!! by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Thank you to everyone who picked up my slack on Sunday. I was unable to post the Medicine 2.0 Carnival because of an illness in the family :( I would like to tell ... Read on »
2 Women, One Prize, Oprah and a new Industry by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics The Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research was recently awarded to 2 scientists for their work on snRNPs and Telomerase. Oh yes, that ma ... Read on »
2008 Here We Come!!! by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics After some time off thinking about where Personalized Medicine has been headed and where it could go I have come up with some simple conclusions. But first I wan ... Read on »
2009, Kansas is going Bye Bye! by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Ok, So last year I closed with a joke from Francis Collins, who by the way, I predict to be the next head of the NIH.... The Joke? "There is this woman who ... Read on »
2011 Comes to a close. What we know about Personalized Medicine by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I wanted to write a wrap up of what we know in the last 4 years regarding personalized medicine 1. In regards to DTC Genetics, the FDA won't shut you down if you ... Read on »
2013 what predictions? Eh Sherpa by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Ok. I just put this here because I like Andrew Dice Clay. Here's my take. Let's look at what happened in 2012 and my predictions. Here's what I said 1. In regards to D ... Read on »
23 and Me and You, On a date! by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Another Day, Another Genome Scam! For 2000 USD, you too can have adatewith DNA! The Boston News covers a little known start up calledScientificMatch.com Cute ... Read on »
23andKari, what the 99 USD subsidy means for Personal Genomics by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Yes, Yes..... Everyones' little heart is a-twitter for the subisdized cost of 23andSerge, now to be known as 23andKari (will tell you why soon) a whopping 99 USD. ... Read on »
23andMe Buyer Beware, The Internet doesn't equal hippocrates by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Ok, ok. I am not gonna tell you I told you so. But, I did. Did anyone read my article in Nature Biotechnology ? Did ya?  Here is your freaking reality check. 23an ... Read on »
23andMe enters the Clinical Medicine Realm!!! by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics As I had postulated before, in order to move towards a profitable direction the DTC companies would have to choose "Medically Relevant" or "Novelty Testing" From this rece ... Read on »
23andMe GATTACA children Patents, Google Master Race by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics (Sergey and Anne, divorced now) I have not posted in forever. Before I used to post on novel efforts for Personalized Medicine I thought would be ... Read on »
23andMe going infomercial style! by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Dan Vorhaus points out the Plan B for 23andSerge! Personally I love the irony of naming it "Plan B" MSRP 499, but yours for the low, low price of 99 USD. QVC, ... Read on »