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The government has set out its vision for how the UK will harness the power and potential of genomics for the benefit of patients. Here are the top highlights
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Mitochondrial diseases are overwhelmingly genetic in origin, so why are gene therapies so difficult to develop? We take a deep dive to find out more.
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Guest author Dr Christine Patch explains the challenges in supporting patients with rare disease during the pandemic, as well as the opportunities that may arise
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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
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Lisa Ballard and her co-authors hope their findings about the consent process for genomic testing will inform the new NHS Genomic Medicine Service
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Progress in the field of gene editing has been rapid, but one relatively new technique could be useful for up to 90% of known disease-causing variants
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'Functional genomics' is a phrase that crops up frequently in discussion around genomics, but what does it actually mean?
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Three wise women and men ponder the question of what might be in store in the world of genomics this year
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During this chat we would like to explore some of the common themes, myths and misconceptions perpetuated by popular culture around genetics and genomics
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Learn about the fundamentals of genomics and its impact on healthcare in our collection of introductory courses
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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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The 2020 RCM annual conference is a UK-wide annual event for all midwives and professionals with an interest in maternity services.