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Researchers have identified new variants in the MGMT gene that increase an individual’s chance of developing Alzheimer's disease, but only in women
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An unexpected virus and genomic variant combination has been linked to a rise in hepatitis cases in children
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We celebrate the father of genetics’ 200th birthday and explore the ways his influence still extends through to us today
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In light of new research, we revisit the role our genome plays in the severity of Covid-19 symptoms
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This week, we look at the latest gene silencing treatment approved by NICE – this time for an acute form of porphyria
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Jamie Ellingford and his co-authors explore the potential of computational tools to help us learn more about the messages our genes create
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Develop your knowledge of genomics in healthcare with our curated…
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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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Our upcoming ‘just-in-time' educational resource hits the news on Rare Disease Day
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A new unified approach to identify workforce development needs, aligned to patient pathways across the NHS Genomic Medicine Service, is being piloted
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This conference will discuss the next steps for genomics in the UK.
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The 2022 RCM annual conference is a UK-wide annual event for all midwives and professionals with an interest in maternity services.