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In the first of two articles on the subject, we explore new research that shines a light on the pitfalls of our new favourite pastime
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Three wise women and men ponder the question of what might be in store in the world of genomics this year
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HEE genomics research fellow Celine Lewis talks about a new measure to assess young people’s understanding of genomics
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Genetic counsellor Megan Roberts shares her dos, don’ts and top tips for health professionals taking and drawing a patient’s family history
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Genetic counsellor Megan Rogers looks at the new Code on Genetic Testing and Insurance and what it means for patients and counsellors
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Genomic data is the currency of a new era of medicine that promises incredible advances. Here, bioinformatician Nana Mensah explains why
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Today's monoclonal antibody treatments benefit some patients but can be harmful to others; the search for reliable predictive biomarkers is on
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We asked three wise men and women to tell us what they think 2018 will bring for genomics in healthcare
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Dementia is a major healthcare issue in ageing western societies. What do we know about the biological basis of memory that could combat this?
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Rapid advances in technology are revolutionising healthcare. How viable is portable DNA testing?
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As the annual Brussel sprout debate approaches, the difference between those who love or loathe them seems to be determined by our DNA
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Exploring the complex issue of interpretation - can updated standards and guidelines help achieve increased clarity and consistency?