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Same-day diagnostic and surveillance data for tuberculosis via whole genome sequencing of direct respiratory samples. J Clin Microbiol. Article
Enhanced understanding of the host-pathogen interaction in sepsis: new opportunities for omic approaches. Lancet Respir Med, 5 (3), pp. 212-223. Article
Painting a new picture of personalised medicine for diabetes. Diabetologia, pp. 1-7. Article
MAP(K)ing the Path to Stem Cell Quiescence and the Elusive Enteroendocrine Cell Cell Stem Cell, 20 (2), pp. 153-154. Article
Genetics of T2DM in 2016: Biological and translational insights from T2DM genetics. Nat Rev Endocrinol, 13 (2), pp. 71-72. Article
Human disease genomics: from variants to biology. Genome Biol, 18 (1), pp. 20. ArticleMore publications
Researchers have for the first time shown that standard tuberculosis (TB) diagnostic tests can be replaced by a sub-24 hour genetic test applied to the TB bacteria in a patient’s sputum. Dr Zamin Iqbal from the Wellcome Trust Centre of Human Genetics co-led this study.
LAB282, the £13m drug discovery partnership for Oxford University, has made its first wave of awards, backing projects targeting cardiovascular and infectious diseases including the 'Drugs from Bugs' project led by Prof. Shoumo Bhattacharya.
Professor Cecilia Lindgren has received the Khwarizmi International Award (KIA) for her work on "Dissection of the Molecular Pathogenesis of Obesity and Fat distribution". The Khwarizmi International Award seeks to recognize the efforts made by researchers, innovators and inventors from all over the world.