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Ilona’s story

Ilona took part in the 100,000 Genomes Project through the Wessex Genomic Medicine Centre. She told us about how genome sequencing led to a breakthrough diagnosis for her critical illness.

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NHS England seeking feedback on Genomics services and strategy

NHS England is seeking feedback on the way clinical genomics services are delivered in England, and views on an NHS Genomics Strategy which will set the strategic direction and priorities for genomics in the NHS in England over the next 3-5 years. Please share the information on this page with all teams and colleagues you …

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2023 National Genomic Test Directory - Deadline for applications 31 August

2023 update of the National Genomic Test Directory: Deadline for applications 31 August 2022

The application phase for the 2023 update of the National Genomic Test Directory is currently open. Please find below an overview of the process for updating the test directory; Application phase The deadline for applications is the 31 August 2022 – application forms can be downloaded here. Please note that there is a form for applying for a new clinical …

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Human Genetics and Genomic Medicine Seminar

Human Genetics and Genomic Medicine Seminar Genomics England and the research ecosystem: 100,000 Genomes and beyond July 21 2022, 13:00-14:00 Via Teams About the Event The National Genomic Research Library (NGRL) is a comprehensive database that enables approved researchers to access de-identified genomic data, health data and samples. It is a partnership between NHS England …

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Babies to get new test for eye cancer in the womb to save their sight

A life-saving test that allows doctors to spot a rare form of eye cancer in babies in the womb is being rolled out by the NHS in England this week. Now, thanks to a new NHS test developed at Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, the lead Trust for the Central and South Genomic …

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