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Hearing better with TRα1

A new study has discovered how a mutation in a receptor for thyroid hormone can cause accelerated hearing loss in […]

Gene therapy could reverse a genetic form of hearing loss

A novel gene delivery technique that has been found to restore hearing in mice could be used to deliver other […]

Treating inherited deafness with RNA base editing

Using RNA base editing techniques, scientists have successfully reversed a genetic form of hearing loss in a mouse model. The […]

Down the Rabbit Hole: Space research and Project Maleth – Joseph Borg, Associate Professor, University of Malta

Joseph Borg is an Associate Professor at the University of Malta and the Project Lead of the Maleth Program and […]

Patient Perspectives: Kay Parkinson, Founder and Company Secretary, Rare Disease Nurse Network

Although Kay Parkinson is officially retired, she volunteers at the Rare Disease Nurse Network where she is the Founder and […]

The Changing Face of Newborn Screening

When a child is born, they typically undergo routine screening to check that they are healthy. In most countries, this […]

Genetics Unzipped Podcast: On Growth and Form – The extraordinary life and work of D’Arcy Thompson

In the latest episode of the Genetics Unzipped podcast, the team explore the life and work of D’Arcy Wentworth Thompson […]

Genomics week in brief: Week ending 4th December

Below, we have summarised some of the latest news and research across the genomics space – enjoy! Top stories from […]

World-first study shows that WGS shortens diagnostic odyssey

A world-first scientific study has shown that whole-genome sequencing (WGS) improves diagnosis of rare diseases and shortens diagnostic journeys for […]

A Spotlight On: Black in Genetics – Alexis Stutzman and Markia Smith

Alexis Stutzman (Founder, BIG) and Markia Smith (President BIG) are both PhD candidates at UNC Chapel Hill. Not only are […]