Uncategorized

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 »

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 »

Y diweddaraf am COVID-19: Parc Geneteg Cymru

Yn unol â chyngor y llywodraeth ar COVID-19, ynghyd â’n sefydliad lletyol, Prifysgol Caerdydd, mae holl staff Parc Geneteg Cymru yn gweithio o bell ac yn ymaddasu i ffyrdd newydd o gyflawni ein rhaglen waith.  Er bod ein gwaith labordy wedi’i ohirio hyd nes y bydd hi’n ddiogel inni fynd yn ôl i’r gwaith fel… Read more »

Genomics Showcase 2020

Wed 6th May, 10am – 6:30 pm, City Hall Cardiff CF10 3ND Genomics Partnership Wales is taking over City Hall for one day only! Visit us for a FREE day of fun activities that will give you an understanding of the fascinating world of genetics and genomics, including: Fascinating talks from genomics experts Visit exciting interactive stands… Read more »

Register now: Rare Disease in Wales – Senedd Reception 25th February 2020

Join Genetic Alliance UK and stakeholders from across the rare disease community for Rare Disease Day 2020! Rare Disease Day is officially held on the last day of February, aiming to raise awareness of rare diseases and improve access to care, treatment, information and support. Throughout February and March, we host our three annual receptions to mark Rare… Read more »

Activities for Rare Disease Day 2020 – get involved!

Rare Disease Day Webinar: 29 January 2020 Find out about how you can get involved with Rare Disease Day by joining Rare Disease UK’s webinar on Wednesday 29 January from 13:00 to 14:00. We will discuss how you can access materials (posters, infographics and much more) to raise  awareness of rare conditions. Please contact Jurrat to sign… Read more »

3G Public Genetics and Genomics Conference, North Wales – book now

Genetics and Genomics for the 3rd Generation (3G) conference – A public event about DNA, genetics and genomics Wednesday 13th November 2019, 10am – 3pm, Catrin Finch Centre, Wrexham LL11 2HS Like to find out more about the fascinating field of DNA, genetics and genomics and discover how it affects our everyday lives? Join us for the 4th… Read more »

Wales Gene Park Annual Report 2018 – 2019

The Wales Gene Park Annual Report 2018 – 2019 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 »