Meet Our People: Life at Wellcome Sanger Institute

We have over 1,200 people at the Sanger Institute, from 70+ nationalities. We know that the success of our institute depends on our people.

Explore what our employees, students, and alumni from across our Institute have to say about what they do, life at Sanger Institue and more.

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Are you interested in our Sanger Excellence Fellowship?

We are hosting an online Q&A session in collaboration with @BWiSNetwork on 7 February.

To join please email our team on: for full details.

Unexpected findings from the @CancerGrand team @sangerinstitute (tackling our Unusual Mutation Patterns challenge) suggest the huge global variation in #oesophagealcancer incidence is not due to a unique pattern of DNA damage. Read more in the @guardian:

“One of the good things that has come out of this pandemic is the spread of genomic capability globally.” Ewan Harrison of @sangerinstitute outlines how covid-19 has placed a spotlight on genomic sequencing. Listen to “Babbage”