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Recent News

Cambridge LIFE LAB project wins place in Europe's largest public science event

LIFE LAB will be led by Wellcome Genome Campus Public Engagement, and delivered by a consortium including the Wellcome Sanger Institute

Wellcome Sanger Institute sequences reference genomes of 3,000 dangerous bacteria

Gonorrhoea, deadly plague and dysentery among collection of bacterial genomes now publicly available through collaboration with Pacific Biosciences

Microbiotica enters into microbiome collaboration with Genentech

Sanger Institute spin out company signs strategic collaboration to apply its leading microbiome Reference Genome Database and Culture Collection to discover microbiome biomarker signatures and therapeutic targets for inflammatory bowel disease