Genomics will revolutionize many aspects of our lives...

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We work to expand understanding and drive the kind of innovation that brings practical, evidence-based solutions to some of life’s biggest challenges.

Why Genomics?

Every living organism has a genome. The insights gleaned from genomics hold the key to unleashing innovations across a host of sectors, presenting unprecedented opportunities to drive economic growth and improve quality of life for people across the globe.

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To commemorate the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute turning 25 in 2018, the Institute and its collaborators are sequencing 25 new...

November 17, 2017
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A giant international consortium of academics and companies has been trying to finish the challenging wheat DNA sequence for more...

November 16, 2017
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A massive new trial in Pennsylvania will find out if health care is ready for routine DNA screening. This marks...

November 15, 2017