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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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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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What role can genomics play before a baby is born? We break down the screening and testing options available now – from traditional methods to new technologies
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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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What do we know about the new strain of coronavirus sweeping across the UK? And how did genomics help us get there?
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A newly discovered gene within the genome of the SARS-CoV-2 virus could offer clues about its origins and a possible target for treatment
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How do gene variants affect our health? We look at a recent study that has newly identified 28 genes associated with developmental disorders
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Scientists have discovered a new rare and deadly inflammatory disease in men, but how did genomics lead them to it?
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The benefits of involving young people in genome sequencing decision making are explored by GEP fellow Dr Celine Lewis in her recently published study
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Dr Edward Morris explains the important role played by genomics in the practice of obstetrics and gynaecology - and its impact on patient care
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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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Join us as we explore how this revolutionary genomic test is used to benefit patients, including in the current fight against Covid-19