Friday 14 March, 12:00 ‘The genetics of brain structure and function’ Professor Nicholas Martin, Senior Principal Research Fellow, Laboratory Head – Genetic Epidemiology, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia.
Wednesday 23 April, 12:00 ‘Title TBA’ Professor Xuejun Zhang, Professor of Dermatology, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China
A broad range of common diseases, such as inflammatory bowel disease, rheumatoid arthritis and cancer, are associated with variants in the genome sequence that regulate the expression of genes involved in the immune system. In the course of ...
On Thursday 13 February the WTCHG Director Peter Donnelly gave a lecture in the 'Big Ideas Under the Dome' series at the State Library of Victoria in Melbourne, Australia. His title was 'The Genetic Revolution: How genetics could transform ...
A global map detailing the genetic histories of 95 different populations across the world, showing likely genetic impacts of European colonialism, the Arab slave trade, the Mongol Empire and European traders mixing with people in China via the Silk ...More news
On Friday 7 March Prof Patrick Vallance, President, Pharmaceuticals R&D, GlaxoSmithKline, gave the inaugural lecture of the Centre for Personalised Medicine, entitled: ‘Making medicines for individuals and populations’.
The Centre for Personalised Medicine is a joint initiative of the WTCHG and St Anne's College.
The WTCHG has produced a 64-page brochure introducing the work of its research groups, its history and its international collaborations. You can read it here, or for a hard copy please contact us here.