Bank of America, PayPal and Netflix post their reults on Wednesday. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

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It’s fantastic to make breakthroughs in the lab, but the focus has to be completely on the patient.’ Photograph: Getty Images

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Prof Tony Bjourson and colleagues from the Northern Ireland Centre for Stratified Medicine with health minister Edwin Poots and enterprise minister Arlene Foster

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