Monthly Archives: April 2012

Happy DNA Day

If you are reading this from the USA, you may be thinking that we are a little late as National DNA Day was on April 20. However, here in Europe today is the day when the completion of the Human … Continue reading

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Bowel cancer awareness month

April is bowel cancer awareness month. To read real life stories from people affected by inherited forms of bowel cancer, go to the Telling Stories website. For further information on bowel cancer and bowel cancer awareness month, go to the … Continue reading

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Personal genome sequencing article – media’s interpretation frustrates many

An article in Science Translational Medicine this month byRoberts et. al.¬† suggesting that¬† predictive personal genome sequencing has little value has caused a bit of a ‘hoo-ha’. [See the Nature News Blog article http://t.co/UZgnmsVx for more information]. Whilst the findings … Continue reading

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