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The State Of: Newborn Sequencing

Newborn sequencing has been a hot topic in the news in recent years. From Guinness World Records to large-scale screening […]

Healthy newborns offered whole genome sequencing to screen treatable rare genetic disorders

Genomics England have partnered with the NHS  to implement the Newborn Genomes Programme. Whole genome sequencing (WGS) will be used […]

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 […]

Newborn genomic sequencing has no negative effect on families

A new study, published today in JAMA Pediatrics, has investigated the impact of newborn genomic sequencing (nGS) on parents. Their […]

Should the UK sequence every newborn’s genome?

Technological advances have driven the expansion of newborn screening programs over the last two decades. Now, plans are in place […]

The Big Challenge… With Jill Maron

With the ever-increasing potential of new technology and the exponential growth of the life sciences field, researchers are always running […]

The $100 Genome: Where’s the Limit?

Few advancements in the life sciences field have been as transformative as the ability to sequence the human genome. Since […]

World of Genomics: Estonia

‘World of Genomics: Estonia’ – Original article written by Shannon Gunn, 2021. Updated by Lyndsey Fletcher, April 2024. For the […]

World of Genomics: The Philippines

In this week’s World of Genomics, we explore the Philippines, an archipelago in Southeast Asia famous for its stunning natural […]

World of Genomics: Belgium

Original article written by Anjum Aktar, November 2022. Updated by Aleisha Collins, January 2024. Nestled in the heart of Europe, […]