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E-learning designer Jakob Whitfield offers two personal takeaways from NHS England’s 2023 summit on genomics in healthcare
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This week, we examine the role that genomics could play in reducing the number of child cancer patients who experience doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity
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Including polygenic risk scores for heart disease has been found to be a useful addition to NHS health checks that doesn’t affect GP workload
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We explore a recently funded heart muscle disease project that will use RNA therapy and gene editing in tandem
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We investigate genomics’ role in the prevalence of CH and the difference early diagnosis could make
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NHS launches innovative genomic testing project that could help revolutionise heart disease identification and prevention
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The new cholesterol drug inclisiran is currently making headlines after being approved for use in the NHS, but how does it work?
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In our first #GenomicsConversation Q&A, we speak with inherited cardiac conditions nurse Tootie Bueser about how genomics is shaping nursing practice
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A new approach in personalised medicine aims to use genomics to improve risk prediction for cardiovascular disease
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A new study has identified an interaction between two genes that could cause cells in the heart to replicate, opening the door to the first possible curative treatment for heart disease