https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/Leukaemia-cell_1350x450.jpg 450 1350 Louise Summerling /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Louise Summerling2023-01-13 13:13:022023-01-13 13:14:03Cancer therapy involving genome editing cures another child’s leukaemia
We look at a new type of CAR-T cell therapy that, in the world’s first use, has cured a child patient’s leukaemia
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To kick off the new year, we look at three areas of genomics research and advancement to watch out for in 2023 and beyond
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/Heart_cardiology_48305388_900px.jpg 301 900 Louise Summerling /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Louise Summerling2022-12-02 10:00:452022-11-23 16:41:14How can genomics combat doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity?
This week, we examine the role that genomics could play in reducing the number of child cancer patients who experience doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/blood-samples-edited2-01.jpg 640 1920 Louise Summerling /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Louise Summerling2022-11-18 09:33:242022-11-18 09:33:24Liquid biopsy: What is it and why does it matter?
We take a look at the blood test that researchers hope could lead to earlier diagnosis of cancer
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/Cancer-cells_40509276.jpg 450 1350 Louise Summerling /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Louise Summerling2022-09-30 15:30:032022-10-03 15:21:34The potential of polygenic risk scores for prostate cancer
We look at new research that introduces a genetic risk scoring system for the triage of prostate cancer patients in primary care
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/Cancer-cells_1350x450.jpg 450 1350 Louise Summerling /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Louise Summerling2022-08-19 16:26:372022-10-07 11:52:32Bowel cancer: What role do our genes play?
We examine two genetically inherited syndromes that increase our risk of colorectal cancer
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/bloodsample_1350x450.jpg 450 1350 Ben Armstrong /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Ben Armstrong2022-07-08 08:12:382022-10-07 11:55:04Detecting cancer predisposition: Finding the balance
This week, we weigh up the potential advantages and challenges of wider genomic testing for identifying cancer
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/Ovaries-1350x450px.jpg 450 1350 Ben Armstrong /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Ben Armstrong2022-07-01 16:41:142022-10-07 11:55:43Endometriosis and ovarian cancer: A genetic link
A new study aims to unravel the genomic connection between these two different health conditions
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Baby-mother-hand_1350x450.png 450 1350 Ben Armstrong /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Ben Armstrong2022-05-13 09:08:362022-05-13 09:08:36NHS launches sight-saving NIPT test
A new genomic test can identify babies at risk of a rare form of eye cancer with almost 100% accuracy
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/brain_mental_health.jpg 355 1078 Ben Armstrong /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Ben Armstrong2022-04-29 14:56:242022-04-29 14:57:44NHS launches sequencing pilot for glioblastoma
A new programme is bringing genomics-based personalised treatment to brain cancer patients for the first time
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/DNA-helix2_1350x450.jpg 450 1350 Ben Armstrong /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Ben Armstrong2022-02-11 09:58:102022-02-11 09:58:10BRCA: beyond breast cancer
New evidence shows that BRCA variants may increase the risk of stomach and pancreatic cancers in both men and women
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