https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/09/Colourful-crowd-abstract3_1350x450px-1.png 450 1350 Alison Emm /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Alison Emm2023-09-08 13:50:062023-09-08 13:53:56The role of genes in susceptibility to skin cancer
The UK is no sun-drenched paradise, but skin cancer is common among the population. As summer ends, we consider new research that may offer an explanation as to why
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/Test-tubes-177440807_900px.jpg 301 902 Louise Summerling /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Louise Summerling2023-04-28 12:34:232023-04-28 12:42:12Liquid biopsy: A closer look
We take a deep dive into the genomic test that researchers hope will improve treatment for cancer patients
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/bloodsample_1350x450.jpg 450 1350 Elliott Williams /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Elliott Williams2023-04-21 12:39:272023-04-21 12:42:15Test trialled to improve treatment for bowel cancer patients
Post-operative cancer patients may avoid side effects from unnecessary chemotherapy thanks to a genomic test
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/Cancer-research_61269816_900px.jpg 300 900 Louise Summerling /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Louise Summerling2023-02-17 13:29:372023-02-17 13:29:37Cancer vaccines: Three things you need to know
We shine a spotlight on RNA-based immunotherapies, which are fast becoming a major healthcare focus in the UK
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
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/DNA-lightbulb-strip.jpg 231 700 Louise Summerling /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Louise Summerling2023-01-06 14:37:222023-01-10 14:59:41Genomics on the horizon: Three predictions for 2023
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 09:33:242023-04-28 12:17:12Liquid 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 15:30:032023-07-11 14:27:39The 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/2019/04/Talk-500px.jpg 500 500 Snehal Heron /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Snehal Heron2023-06-02 15:06:032023-06-02 15:06:03NHS Confed Expo returns for 2023
Join us at Manchester Central where Sue Hill will be presenting a session on "A healthcare revolution: how genomics is transforming cancer care in the NHS"
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Join us at Excel London and explore the latest advancements in genome sequencing and genomic testing at the Genomics and Precision Medicine Expo.
https://www.genomicseducation.hee.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/Sam_Behjati-420x420.png 420 420 Elliott Williams /wp-content/uploads/2018/06/gep-white-logo-sm-v2.png Elliott Williams2023-04-20 17:45:502023-07-10 17:16:42LinkAGE Webinar 5: Targeting chemotherapy in paediatric oncology
Welcome to the fifth of our series of expert webinars. In this webinar Dr Sam Behjati will discuss how genomics can be used to target chemotherapies