It makes sense that health care could be customized to each person based on what makes them unique. Precision medicine aims to do exactly that. It is a model of providing health care customized to individuals based on their unique biological makeup, lifestyle and living environment.

Listen to Marshfield Clinic's The Rounds podcast in which Dr. Murray Brilliant, director of Marshfield Clinic Research Institute’s Center for Human Genetics, discusses precision medicine, its future and a nationwide research program aimed at advancing the field.