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Young people can make informed decisions about genome sequencing

A recent study, published in the European Journal of Medical Genetics, has explored the understanding, attitudes and involvement in decision-making […]

Human Genome Project: Triumph or failure?

It has been 20 years since the first draft of the human genome was unveiled. The ambitious project to sequence […]

Whole genome, whole exome or panel sequencing in precision oncology clinical trials

With a wealth of genomic technologies rapidly advancing with falling cost, implementing genomics into trials and routine care is becoming […]

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 […]

Coming of age? How to translate generation genome into clinical practice

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”.

The Rise (And Fall?) of Genomics: The Omics Revolution

As technology advances, we’re used to hearing about the latest in a seemingly never-ending list of ‘omics’. With each one […]

World of Genomics: Canada

Article first published by Shannon Gunn, August 2021. Updated by Lyndsey Fletcher, May 2024. With thanks to Rob Annan and […]

FOG Spotlight: A Conversation with Catalina Lopez-Correa

“When we say, ‘taking genomics out of the lab to the living room’, that, for me, was the Festival” says […]

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 […]

World of Genomics: Estonia

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