https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DNA-scientists-banner.jpg 450 1350 Amelia McPherson /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Amelia McPherson2019-07-23 11:24:452019-07-23 11:24:45Understanding pleiotropy
We explore one of the many phenomena that show genomics to be far more complex than the ‘one gene per characteristic’ rule
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/mitochondria.jpg 450 1350 Amelia McPherson /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Amelia McPherson2019-07-15 15:59:212019-07-15 15:59:21Meet the mitochondria
You’ve heard of the genome – our complete set of DNA – but do you know about mitochondrial DNA and its relevance to health?
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We know that different people react differently to drugs. But how does this actually happen? And where does genomics come in?
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Last week we explored the promise of pharmacogenomics in the health service, but there are good reasons why it will take time to implement
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The power and pitfalls of applying genomics in clinical genetics today are explored in a newly published piece in Clinical Medicine journal
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Fully revised guide offers clinicians practical advice around…
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Audience-faculty-community-1350x450px.jpg 450 1350 Charlotte Murray /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Charlotte Murray2019-08-07 10:35:212019-08-19 14:34:11Everything you wanted to know about genomics but were afraid to ask
Progress Educational Trust, in partnership with the GEP, is hosting a public discussion event about genomics at the Science and Industry Museum in Manchester
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ESHG 2019 will provide an overview of the latest cutting-edge developments in genetic science and an ideal opportunity to develop new contacts.
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The 69th annual meeting of the ASHG will feature presentations by the world’s leading geneticists, along with a range of workshops and sessions.