Study of the human genome continues to revolutionize healthcare, and many therapies are in development. The NHS genomic project involves sequencing 100,000 genomes, to improve treatments and to enable further research.
John Filby is a Clinical Scientist in the Genetics Lab. Glenda Fozzard is an Information Analyst working for NHS Digital.
They will talk about the changing genomic landscape, the 100,000 Genome project and what this means for patients and the NHS.
Cafe Sci Leeds was set up to encourage understanding and debate about topical scientific research and issues in an informal setting. Speakers are invited to present a short talk on an area of science in which they have been involved which is then followed by questions and comments.