https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Test-tubes-177440807_900px.jpg 301 902 Amelia McPherson /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Amelia McPherson2019-09-03 15:19:172019-10-23 12:03:19Genomics and HIV: can we be cured?
New genomic discoveries provide hope that lifelong antiretroviral therapy may one day be a thing of the past
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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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A new study provides evidence that when it comes to dementia, it isn’t all in the genes...
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The discovery of new gene variants associated with polycystic ovary syndrome will lead to better understanding and open up the possibility of targeted treatment
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Pancreatic cancer is one of the most aggressive kinds, but new genomics research offers hope for more effective, targeted treatment for patients
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Researchers are exploring new techniques to tackle serious infectious diseases, and contain an outbreak before it becomes an epidemic
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Recent genomic research has shed new light on the condition, previously thought to be low risk, prompting a review of screening regulation
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Genome editing has not been without controversies, but some studies suggest it may hold the cure for patients living with HIV
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Sex as a biological variable has not always been factored in to medical research and practice. Will that change in the era of precision medicine?
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Aggressive and complex, AML often proves a challenge for clinicians, but genomic analysis is helping in the search for targeted treatments
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Despite its proven value, scientists and researchers are yet to harness the full medical potential of the soil. Is genomics the key?
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Why is the procedure so controversial, what are the risks, and could it ever happen in the UK? We take a look at the key issues