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We know that epilepsy can have a genetic cause, but there is still much to discover. We explore findings from two new studies to learn more
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This week, we look at a transformative programme that aims to rapidly make genomic datasets more representative
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As the NHS moves towards a preventative healthcare strategy, will genomic screening for healthy people become more common?
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This week, we explore how genomics could help expand the newborn screening programme to test for many more genetic conditions
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We explore how the platform will benefit its users and the steps in place to make sure it is ethical
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This #GenomicsConversation week, we look at the genomics landscape in the UK today and the 10-year plan for the future
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We bust another Covid-19 myth – this time about how mRNA vaccines work – in our latest blog post
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Genomic datasets are widely used by researchers, but are they representative enough? We look at recent research that aims to shift the balance
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A new approach in personalised medicine aims to use genomics to improve risk prediction for cardiovascular disease
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Join us this October for a deep dive into this revolutionary genomic test and learn how it is being used to benefit patients
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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 Festival of Genomics London is the UK’s largest genomics event where people from all corners of the genomics industry meet to learn and share expertise.