Posts By: Wales Gene Park

Virtual Rare Disease Patient Network meeting: 10th December 2020, 10am-2.30pm

Join Wales Gene Park for its sixth annual Rare Disease Patient Network meeting – this year’s event will take place exclusively online via Zoom.  We look forward to welcoming you to our 6th annual meeting, bringing members of the Rare Disease Patient Network* together. Genetic Alliance UK will be launching it’s Quinquennial Patient Experience Report,… Read more »

Virtual Public Talk: 7pm, Thursday 12th Nov 2020

“We came, we saw, we took samples back to Earth!” Join us for a FREE virtual public talk from John Holt, Space Research Centre, University of Leicester. Talk synopsis: NASA have been talking about Mars Sample Return (MSR) since the 70’s, but now it is happening for real! The Perseverance rover is the first stage… Read more »

COVID-19 update from Wales Gene Park: October 2020

As lockdown restrictions eased in Wales over the summer, we were pleased to re-open our laboratories and resume practical work. Both the Genomic Sequencing lab, based in the Division of Cancer and Genetics, School of Medicine, and the Genome Editing lab, based in the School of Biosciences, in Cardiff University are open for business. Things… Read more »

Virtual Public Genomics Café: Nov 19th, 11am

Are you affected by a rare or genetic condition? Are you a member of the public interested in finding out more about genomics and health? Join us for a Virtual Genomics Café! This initiative is being run by Wales Gene Park in collaboration with Genomics Partnership Wales. November’s café will feature relaxed talks from guest… Read more »

Wales Gene Park Annual Report 2019 – 2020

The Wales Gene Park Annual Report 2019 – 2020 is now available here The report shows how Wales Gene Park has evolved and adapted to make the very most in Wales of the opportunities presented by genomics. A major part of what the Wales Gene Park does is to make genomic technologies available to biomedical… Read more »

Virtual Public Genomics Cafe 17th Sept 2020, 11am – 12.45pm

Are you affected by a rare or genetic condition? Are you a member of the public interested in finding out more about genomics and health? Join us for a Virtual Genomics Café! This initiative is being run by Wales Gene Park in collaboration with Genomics Partnership Wales. September’s café will feature talks from guest speakers… Read more »