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.
Head of Operations - Human Genetics
As the Head of Operations for the Human Genetics Programme at the Wellcome Sanger Institute Nicola has strategic oversight and responsibility for the operational management of the Programme. Within Nicola’s remit is to be responsible for the management, operation and improvement of the research support services to the Programme which include, but are not limited to, financial management, informatics, grant applications and management, and administration support. The Human Genetics Operations Team provides comprehensive administrative and technical support to the Head of Human Genetics and Faculty members ensuring due diligence and operation within the Institute policies and guidelines.
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 ...
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 ...
Function of human DNA and its variation
Our goal is to understand how genetic background influences outcome of mutations. To do so, we measure, model, and modulate cell ...
Human Complex Traits
Our research focuses on the application of large-scale genomic analysis to unravel the spectrum of human genetic variation associated with ...
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 ...