To build on NHS research collaborations to enhance the clinical interpretation and validation of whole genome sequencing.
To identify new disease genes, genetic risks and modifying factors for disease. This will enable comprehensive NHS diagnostic testing, prediction of disease and disease severity.
To identify and investigate the actions of genetic factors involved in neurological disease – in order to advance understanding of the underlying cause of disease.
To collaborate widely with other GeCIP domains and form partnerships with industry to convert genetic findings into treatments.
Train the next generation NHS scientists, analysts and clinicians in genomic medicine.
- July 7, 2016
- Neurology GeCIP Domain, various Universities