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We explore how the platform will benefit its users and the steps in place to make sure it is ethical
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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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Genomic datasets are widely used by researchers, but are they representative enough? We look at recent research that aims to shift the balance
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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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It is now understood that men can be affected by the condition, so what does this mean for treatment?
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We look back on two decades of genome sequencing and explore four areas where continued progress could provide future breakthroughs
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To advance genomics in healthcare, we must consider both the data we collect and who we collect it from. Here, bioinformatician Nana E. Mensah explains why
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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 human chromosome has been sequenced in its entirety for the first time, but why is this breakthrough important for the future of our reference genome?
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Curious about genomics but not sure where to start? Try our collection of free, short introductory online courses
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During this chat we would like to explore some of the common themes, myths and misconceptions perpetuated by popular culture around genetics and genomics
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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.