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Precision medicine in early life may improve adult health outcomes

Researchers have shown that optimising early life nutrition can reduce the risk of adult cardiometabolic disease in genetically predisposed infants, […]

GWAS of bipolar disorder provides new insights

A new genome-wide association study (GWAS) of over 40,000 bipolar disorder cases has provided new insights into the underlying disease […]

Little and large: Giraffe-type gene edited into mice

Researchers have edited mice with the giraffe-type FGRL1 gene, observing exceptional hypertension resistance and higher bone mineral density. The unique […]

Genomics week in brief: Week ending 28th November

A lot can happen in a week! But don’t worry we’ve got you covered with the latest round-up of the […]

Genetic modifiers impact long-term survival in sickle cell anaemia

A study published in Clinical and Translational Medicine, has assessed whole-exome sequencing data from sickle cell anaemia patients to identify […]

Variants in ACE2 and TMPRSS2 may explain genetic susceptibility towards COVID-19

The current COVID-19 pandemic has revealed that increased age and the presence of co-existing health conditions, such as cancer, cardiovascular, […]

Continuomics and the future of clinical trials

“No decision about me, without me” was to be the new standard of thinking for a more patient-centric NHS future, […]

Opinion: morally, is germline genome editing all that different to IVF?

Helen C. O’Neill has explored how the global reaction to the birth of genome-edited twins in 2018 echoed the condemnation […]

Generative AI: Will New Tech Transform Healthcare?

Artificial intelligence (AI) has found itself at the forefront of the scientific world in recent years. Despite existing as a […]

ctDNA Tests for Early Cancer Detection – Are We There Yet?

It is well established that detecting and diagnosing cancer earlier significantly improves patient outcomes. Therefore, the identification of cancer biomarkers […]