Human Genetics Administration
The activities of the team include anything from organising international travel itineraries, servicing multi-million pound collaboratorive grants and facilitating Faculty management meetings to organising hospitality and fielding day-to-day enquiries relating to specific projects, including sequencing.
Previous team members
Genomics of inflammation and immunity
The goal of our research is to use high-throughput screens to gain causal insights into the biological basis of human disease, ...
Using outbred genetic variation to understand basic biology
DNA sequence remains at the heart of molecular biology and bioinformatics. The Birney Associate Faculty Research Group at the Sanger ...
Health Data Research UK Cambridge Hub
The Danesh group works as part of the Health Data Research (HDR) UK Cambridge site, using genomic, molecular and electronic ...
We combine genomic analysis with clinical data to understand how genetics contributes to the variation between patients in their disease severity ...
Human Genetics Informatics (HGI)
Human Genetics Informatics (HGI) supports the scientific aims of the Human Genetics programme by developing and operating computational analysis workflows, managing ...
Genomic mutation and genetic disease
The Hurles group studies the genetic causes and mechanisms of rare genetic disorders and how DNA mutates as it is pass ...
Medical and population genomics
We analyse large-scale genetic and electronic health record data to explore fine-scale population structure, its impact on disease risk, and the ...
Non-coding RNA and epigenetics
We are interested in all aspects of gene regulation by non-coding RNA. Current research themes include: miRNA biology and pathology, miRNA ...
Understanding human DNA function by engineering
Our goal is to mechanistically understand impact of mutations in human DNA. To do so, we engineer DNA variation in cells, ...
The Barrett team studied how genetic variation affects risk for diseases, and finds ways to apply that knowledge to improve ...
Metabolic disease group
We are a multidisciplinary team that combines large-scale genetic and genomic approaches, and studies in model organisms, to understand the ...
Global Health and Populations
At the Sanger Institute, our research focused on global health and populations, assessing human diversity and its impact on the ...
We study variation in the DNA of people from different parts of the world, and also in related species such as ...