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As DTC testing becomes more accessible and popular than ever, we ask whether more regulatory work could – and should – be done
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As part of our #GenomicsConversation week, Anita Murphy talks about how a patient’s genetic information can transform their diabetes care
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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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It is now understood that men can be affected by the condition, so what does this mean for treatment?
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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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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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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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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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The funding application process is now live for Master’s-level CPPD modules and qualifications in genomics at partner universities
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We are inviting feedback on a new competency framework that outlines the key elements required for healthcare professionals to communicate genomic germline test results