https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Cancer-cells_1350x450.jpg 450 1350 Ben Armstrong /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Ben Armstrong2021-02-19 16:51:302021-03-10 14:24:03Genomic test supports next-generation cancer drugs
Promising new cancer treatments are emerging, but how does genomics help us identify the patients who need them?
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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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Can we use genomics to accurately predict the development of cancer in those with precursor conditions? We look at newly published results from a 15-year study to find out
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 Armstrong2020-05-15 13:20:412021-03-10 14:55:29Analysing the epigenome: a new way to screen for cancer
Could the DNA in our bloodstream provide a way to detect cancer? Recent research looks at a novel approach to screening through a new type of blood test
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A newly published study could mark a major milestone in understanding the microbiome and the role in can play in disease development
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/breast-cancer-gene.jpg 450 1350 Amelia McPherson /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Amelia McPherson2020-03-19 15:53:402021-03-10 14:57:51We all have 'the breast cancer gene'
You’ve seen the headlines and heard people talk about having ‘the gene for’ x, y or z – but do you know the facts behind the headlines?
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Breast-cancer-awareness.jpg 450 1350 Amelia McPherson /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Amelia McPherson2019-10-17 14:37:312021-03-10 15:03:14Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Survival rates for breast cancer are better than ever, but what can a focus on genomics bring to the table?
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Blood test could ‘change the way we screen for cancer’, though more research is needed to ensure its efficacy in a real-world screening context
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Today's monoclonal antibody treatments benefit some patients but can be harmful to others; the search for reliable predictive biomarkers is on
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Patients in London and Manchester the first to benefit from methods to better predict, prevent and treat breast cancer, with aims to roll out nationally
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Liverpool-ACC.jpg 321 845 Charlotte Murray /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Charlotte Murray2019-05-24 15:05:012021-02-03 08:24:29Royal College of Nursing Congress 2021
The RCN Congress is a key annual event in the nursing calendar and provides a forum for nursing practitioners to meet, learn, develop and share best practice.