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Genomics England

Powering genomic medicine, together

We partner with the NHS to provide whole genome sequencing diagnostics. We also equip researchers to find the causes of disease and develop new treatments – with patients and participants at the heart of it all.

About us
A person's face made up of little streaks of data

Our focus

Helping the NHS embed genomics into routine healthcare

We provide diagnostics and technology to enhance genomic healthcare and streamline patient care in the NHS.

Genomic healthcare

Enabling scientific research via our large genomic database

Our secure Research Environment equips approved researchers to make discoveries that enhance participants' lives.

Research and partnerships

Helping improve diagnoses and treatments for patients

Patients sit at the heart of everything we do at Genomics England – improving their lives is what our lives revolve around.

Patients and participants

Current initiatives

The 100,000 Genomes Project has laid the foundations for the new NHS Genomic Medicine service to make sure children like Jessica have the best chance of getting a diagnosis as early in life as possible.

Read Jessica's story
Close up of rare disease patient, Jessica