The workshop "Stratification biomarkers in personalised medicine" that was held at the European
Commission in Brussels on 10th
June 2010 brought together experts from different fields
and perspectives in order to stimulate an open discussion about the evolution of this rapidly
expanding area, in which biomarkers are used to adapt therapies to the characteristics of patient
The purpose of the workshop was to clarify the scope for stratification biomarkers and to identify
barriers in the process from biomarker discovery to their use in clinical trials and in medical
practice. It aimed at building a...