Friday, 23 November 2018 14:14

Day in the life: clinical bioinformatician

In the latest article in our series, Eileen Gallagher introduces the increasingly important role that bioinformatics plays in today’s healthcare system

Categories: Clinical Workforce
Monday, 05 November 2018 10:19

Delivering results: the patient perspective

As genomic testing becomes more prevalent, the ability to deliver results sensitively is paramount; so what matters to your patients and their families?

Categories: Clinical Workforce
Thursday, 25 October 2018 14:27

Polygenic risk scores: how useful are they?

Being able to predict an individual’s risk of common conditions is regarded by many as the holy grail. So, where are we now?

Categories: Genomics Workforce
Monday, 08 October 2018 15:53

Your invaluable genome

Genomic data is the currency of a new era of medicine that promises incredible advances. Here, bioinformatician Nana Mensah explains why

Categories: Clinical Workforce

Our new timeline infographic illustrates how genetics, and later genomics, has evolved over the lifetime of the NHS

Categories: Clinical Workforce

New initiatives launching next month will focus on improving patient outcomes in relation to depression, high cholesterol and asthma

Categories: Primary Care
Wednesday, 07 March 2018 16:00

Day in the life: genetic diabetes nurse

As part of our #GenomicsConversation week, Anita Murphy talks about how a patient’s genetic information can transform their diabetes care

Categories: Primary Care

… but how can healthcare professionals make sure they are equipped to support patients who are worried and distressed about their results?

 

Categories: Primary Care
Tuesday, 02 January 2018 14:59

Genomics in 2018: 3 key predictions

We asked three wise men and women to tell us what they think 2018 will bring for genomics in healthcare

Categories: Clinical Workforce
Monday, 18 December 2017 12:15

What is NIPT?

Non-invasive prenatal testing will be rolled out in the NHS next year. But how does it work? And what are the benefits?

Categories: Patients & Public