February 29, 2020
Today is Rare Disease Day 2020. The 100,000 Genomes Project is coming towards an end as we have finished sequencing…
Participants in 100,000 Genomes Project instrumental in ground-breaking advance in understanding of bowel cancer growth
February 27, 2020
Genomic data provided by participants in the 100,000 Genomes Project has helped Cancer Research UK researchers identify how a common…
Genomics England and Illumina partner to deliver whole genome sequencing for England’s NHS Genomic Medicine Service
January 13, 2020
Genomics England and Illumina today announced a new agreement to deliver up to 300,000 whole genome equivalents over the next…
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The 100,000 Genomes Project is mainly funded by the National Institute for Health Research and NHS England. The Wellcome Trust, Cancer Research UK and the Medical Research Council have also generously funded research and infrastructure in the programme.