Karen Lighting Jones, Head of Future Place at Roche. Back in 2016, Dame Sally Davies concluded her Chief Medical Officer annual report by saying “Genomics is not tomorrow, it’s here today. I believe genomic services should be available to more patients, whilst being a cost-effective service in the NHS”.
Rory Collins, Principal Investigator and Chief Executive of UK Biobank leads this landmark project. We talk to him about some of the research outcomes from UK Biobank, and why he’s excited to be speaking at the Festival of Genomics this January.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is famous for the opulent city of Dubai, where you’ll find the world’s tallest building, […]
In a recent study published in Nature, researchers used Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) data (a type of MRI scan) to […]
A multi-omics approach involves the combining of different “omics”: genomics, epigenomics, transcriptomics, and proteomics. The simultaneous study of each “omic” […]
Multi-omics is the combining of different “omics” – the genome, epigenome, transcriptome and proteome. Studying each layer in isolation can […]
If you’re interested in learning more about multi-omics, the latest advancements in the field, how to incorporate and utilize the […]
We speak to Derk-Jan Dijk, Professor of Sleep and Physiology at the University of Surrey, Director of the Surrey Sleep […]
The Wellcome Sanger Institute has just launched the new Respiratory Virus and Microbiome Initiative, which will lay the groundwork for […]
Thanks to advances in sequencing technologies, generating high-quality multiple omics data is now easier than ever. The boom in data […]