26 May 2016

Award recognises the impact of Sanger Institute researcher’s work in driving forward biomedical science

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Faculty member, Professor Nicole Soranzo has been named by the Italian National Observatory on Women’s Health, as an inaugural member of its “Top Italian Women Scientists” club.

24 May 2016

The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) and the Wellcome Genome Campus have launched a new project to explore global public attitudes and beliefs around the sharing of genetic information.

The need to understand the public's understanding and views on this genetic data has become increasingly urgent as we enter a new era of genomic medicine in which unique ethical and moral questions arise, at both the personal and political levels. It also raises questions about the commercial use of people’s genetic information.