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100,000 Genomes Project

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Genomics England reaches 100,000th genome sequencing milestone

Genomics England reaches 100,000th genome sequencing milestone

th. genome. First launched in 2012 under then Prime Minister David Cameron, the 100, 000 Genome Project had ambitious plans to map the genomes of NHS patients to deliver treatments for ... Sir John Chisholm, Chair of Genomics England, said: “At launch

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  • MedCity sets up advanced therapy research network MedCity sets up advanced therapy research network

    from the private sector – and Genomics England’s 100, 000 Genomes Project has been expanded to aim for 1m whole genomes sequenced by the NHS and UK Biobank in five years.

  • Genomics England chooses Congenica for diagnostic decision support Genomics England chooses Congenica for diagnostic decision support

    The company will provide diagnostic decision support services. Genomics England, the UK government-owned company behind the 100, 000 Genomes Project, has named Congenica as its partner to deliver diagnostic decision ... The 100, 000 Genomes Project has

  • Hancock says UK genome service is now ‘rolling out’ Hancock says UK genome service is now ‘rolling out’

    Health secretary also announces a £240m social care boost. Health and social care secretary Matt Hancock said yesterday that the 100, 000 genomes project will be expanded to one million within ... The 100, 000 genomes project is the world’s largest

  • AstraZeneca sets up genomics consortium for drug discovery AstraZeneca sets up genomics consortium for drug discovery

    Finland, and will contribute 500, 000 samples from its own clinical trials to the effort. ... AZ is one of several pharma companies already working with Genomics England on the UK's national 100, 000 Genomes Project - which aims to map the DNA of

  • Nurturing innovation in a tough environment Nurturing innovation in a tough environment

    Its main task at the moment is to map the DNA of 100, 000 patients with cancers and rare genetic conditions by 2017. ... NHS England has also set up 11 genomics centres in the country to support the '100, 000 Genomes Project' by recruiting volunteers.

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    the backbone of the whole health service, and account for around 500, 000 of its 1.7 million staff. ... 100, 000 Genomes Project.

  • A rare opportunity A rare opportunity

    Meanwhile, the 100, 000 Genomes Project is making strong progress in the creation of a new genomic medicine service for the NHS and, more recently, political momentum has been building in ... The UK's 100, 000 Genome Project is a world-leading push to

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