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A complex and serious issue, obesity is the result of a combination of factors; but at least some our destiny lies in our genomes
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A ‘faulty’ gene can result in different outcomes for different people – penetrance and expressivity influence the impact of our genetic code
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Genomic data is the currency of a new era of medicine that promises incredible advances. Here, bioinformatician Nana Mensah explains why
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In this third piece in our series looking at genomics careers, Dr Andrew Douglas describes a profession at the cutting edge of healthcare
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We asked three wise men and women to tell us what they think 2018 will bring for genomics in healthcare
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Exploring the complex issue of interpretation - can updated standards and guidelines help achieve increased clarity and consistency?
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Genomic research calls for broader genetic representation to ensure future healthcare could be truly personalised
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The diversity of differences in our genomes and their complex relationship with health and disease
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A recent US legal case puts genetic testing and laboratory best practice under scrutiny
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Genome sequencing produces volumes of valuable data, but what are the challenges of interpretation that gives practitioners the answers they need?
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Sequencing the genome is just the start; interpreting the sequence is the next big challenge
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At the ESHG 2020 meeting, learn more about what is at the forefront of human genetics both scientifically and technologically