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We look at how cfDNA could be used to diagnose LMD – a life-threatening condition that is currently difficult to detect
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We explore a novel treatment that could help treat cancer by preventing DNA repair in tumours
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In the second of our #GenomicsConversation Q&As, gynaecology cancer nurse Tracie Miles reveals how her patients inspired her to get into genomics
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The UK wants to create the world's most advanced genomic healthcare system, with education and training a key component. Here’s what’s in store for 2021/22
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Around 15% of colorectal cancers are resistant to standard therapies but ‘switching off’ a specific gene could offer new avenues for treatment
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Promising new cancer treatments are emerging, but how does genomics help us identify the patients who need them?
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More than 50 different types of cancer can be detected by the new test, but how will it work?
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We look at a recent prostate cancer study that highlights the importance of inclusivity in genomic studies
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A new study by GEP fellow Niamh Appleby has found potential pathways and targets for the treatment of Richter’s syndrome – an aggressive form of adult leukaemia
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Join us this October for a deep dive into this revolutionary genomic test and learn how it is being used to benefit patients
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Nurses keen to learn about genomics and counselling can apply…
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The Festival of Genomics London is the UK’s largest genomics event where people from all corners of the genomics industry meet to learn and share expertise.