Team from London’s Francis Crick Institute wants to use CRISPR to edit human embryos in infertility study
Federal Government awards $12.3 million to Partners Healthcare to refine delivery of genomic information
Partnership between WuXiNextCode and Fudan Children’s Hospital aims to create national centre of excellence for research, diagnostics, treatment and care.
New Veritas Genetics centre will address unique genetic needs of Asian populations.
UK angels and VCs invest in Cambridge-born bioinformatics startup Desktop Genetics.
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute releases largest population genome sequencing effort to date.
New crowdsourcing ’PanelApp’ allows knowledge-sharing of rare disease genetics within scientific community.
Hinxton Group report states that human genome editing research using embryos is “essential”.
Data-sharing alliance between Genomics England and Genome British Columbia aims to improve outcomes for patients.
Human genome editing, transatlantic partnerships and personalised medicine? Must be the Week in Genomics!
For the first time a study has mapped all the genes that are activated in the first few days after fertilisation in a human egg.
Studying patient’s genome helped to suggest personalised treatment options for children with cancer.
NIH award 12 grants to drive genomics into the clinic.
Clinical trial data suggests nerve growth factor injected into the brain rescues neurons damaged by Alzheimer’s disease.
Major UK research organisations call for continued CRISPR human genome-editing research, accompanied by public debate.