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Why do people with Down syndrome develop Alzheimer’s?

For the first time, researchers carried out single-cell transcriptomic analysis and long-read sequencing in Down syndrome brains to better understand […]

Down syndrome: New genetic approaches

A recent review, published in Cell, has examined the lessons learned from model systems and has explored emerging methods for […]

Down the Rabbit Hole: Genomics of tree health and adaptation – Richard Buggs, Evolutionary Biologist

Richard Buggs is a Professor of Evolutionary Genomics at Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL) and a Senior Research Leader […]

Patient Perspectives: Vaila Morrison – Architect, Mother and Rare Disease Advocate (KAT6A syndrome)

Vaila Morrison is an architect focused on sustainable and inclusive design as well as a mother to a child with […]

Modified guide RNAs boost CRISPR-Cas13 transcript knockdown

Researchers at New York University and the New York Genome Center have developed chemically modified guide RNAs that enhance CRISPR-Cas13 […]

Down the Rabbit Hole: Genetics and Obesity – Giles Yeo

Giles Yeo is a Principal Research Associate at MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit and the Scientific Director of the Genomics/Transcriptomics Core […]

A novel pathway in the pathology of Rett syndrome

Researchers have revealed how dysregulation of the MECP2/miR-199a axis may contribute to the molecular pathology of Rett syndrome. Rett syndrome […]

Antisense therapy for MECP2 duplication syndrome

A preclinical study has provided experimental evidence that supports the use of antisense oligonucleotides as a strategy to treat MECP2 […]

A Spotlight On: The social and ethical implications of reproductive genetic technologies – Felicity Boardman

Felicity Boardman, Professor of Social Science in Genomics at Warwick University joins us to discuss her research into the social […]

Genomics week in brief: Week ending 3rd September

Check out the latest Genomics Week in Brief – full of intriguing news and research from the genomics space! Top […]