Apply to the Sanger Institute’s Clinical PhD Programme
We offer Clinical PhDs specifically for medically trained doctors. Our Clinical PhD programme seeks to develop world class academic clinicians who will make significant contributions to genomics and biomedicine.
The application closing date is: Tuesday 15th December 2020 (noon GMT)
Our 4-year PhD programme has closed for this coming academic the year. The closing date was 9am on Thursday 3rd December 2020 (09:00 GMT)
The Sanger Institute Prize 2021 now open
The Sanger Prize is an outreach competition aimed at undergraduate students who live and study in low or middle income countries. The winner will be offered a three-month internship with a research group at the Wellcome Sanger Institute. Travel, living and research expenses are all covered by the award. ...more
Watch our online seminar by Professor Dominic Kwiatkowski
On 19 November, as part of our Sanger Seminar series, Dominic described how he uses genomics to probe the ongoing evolutionary arms race between parasites, mosquitoes and human populations that are afflicted by malaria, and how this knowledge can be translated into new strategies for combatting drug and insecticide resistance.
Watch the freely available talk and Q&A session using the link below
1 Dec 2020
Dr Sam Behjati selected as an EMBO Young Investigator
Congratulations to Sanger Institute cancer researcher, Dr Sam Behjati, who has been recognised for his work on the developmental origins of ...
19 Nov 2020
COG-UK computing effort wins collaboration award for COVID-19 work
HPCwire award recognises consortium's sequencing of tens of thousands of viral genomes
16 Nov 2020
Wellcome Sanger Institute and COG-UK receive £12.2M UK Government investment for COVID-19 real-time genomic surveillance system
Institute researchers will support the COVID-19 Genomics UK consortium's work by providing high-throughput virus genome sequencing, creating surveillance software to ...
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