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Genetic Interest Group Company Profile

06:53 EDT 19th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Genetic Interest Group (GIG) is a national alliance of organisations with a membership of over 130 charities which support children, families and individuals affected by genetic disorders.Its primary goal is to promote awareness and understanding of genetic disorders so that high quality services for people affected by genetic conditions are developed and made available to all who need them.

Location

Unit 4D, Leroy House, 436 Essex Road
LONDON
London
N1 3QP
United Kingdom

Contact

Phone: 44 (0)20 7704 3141
Fax: 44 (0)20 7359 1447
Email: mailgig.org.uk


News Articles [1678 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Hot Tips for Creating a Scientific Special Interest Group at Your Institute

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Patient Interest Fairly High for Melanoma Genetic Risk Testing

TUESDAY, July 10, 2018 -- There is moderately high interest in genetic testing for melanoma risk among the general population, according to a study published in the June issue of JAMA Dermatology. Jen...

CRISPR-Based Diagnostic Tool; A Strip of Paper Can Now Indicate Presence of Pathogens, Tumor DNA, or Any Genetic Signature of Interest

100-fold greater sensitivity, ability to detect multiple targets at once, and other improvements provide more power for detecting genetic signatures

Largest-ever genetic study of stroke provides new insight into the disease

(University of Maryland School of Medicine) An international research group studying 520,000 people from around the world has identified 22 new genetic risk factors for stroke, tripling the number of ...

Thrombolysis Deniers; Stroke Visor; Genetic Cardiomyopathy Drug

(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine

Largest-ever study uncovers new genetic contributors to stroke

An international research group, including scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, studying 520,000 people from around the world has identified 22 new genetic risk factors for str...

Genetic Technologies Limited (GTG) Invited to Establish a Market Presence in Hainan, China

Genetic Technologies Invited to Establish a Market Presence in Hainan, China Hainan Resort Software Community(“HRSC”) has on behalf of Hainan Ecological Smart City Group (“HESCG”) formally ext...

Home genetic tests should be interpreted by experts

(Springer) Results from at-home genetic tests are not always accurate. A new study in the journal Genetics in Medicine, published by Springer Nature, now shows that up to 40 percent of direct-to-consu...

PubMed Articles [3843 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Parkinson's Disease: Patients' Knowledge, Attitudes, and Interest in Genetic Counseling.

The objective of this study was to assess the genetics knowledge of patients with Parkinson's disease (PD), and to explore their attitudes on genetic testing and interest in genetic counseling. We sur...

Undergraduate Student Perceptions and Awareness of Genetic Counseling.

Genetic counseling is a rapidly expanding field, and the supply of certified genetic counselors is currently unable to keep up with job demand. Research is fairly limited regarding the awareness and p...

WebPropagate: a web-server for network propagation.

Network propagation is a powerful tool for genetic analysis which is widely used to identify genes and genetic modules that underlie a process of interest. Here we provide a graphical, web-based platf...

Interest Among Primary Care Patients in Group Problem-Solving Gameplay for Mental Health.

Mental health programs to improve problem-solving skills and reduce stress through social gameplay can improve psychiatric outcomes, but little is known about whether adult patients are interested in ...

Current clinical trials in paediatrics: Report of the ESPEN special interest group in paediatrics.

At the 38th annual ESPEN congress in The Hague, the Netherlands, the Special Interest Group (SIG) in Paediatrics presented data about current research activities in the field of paediatric nutrition w...

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Genomic Basis of Neurodevelopmental and Brain Outcomes in Congenital Heart Disease (CHD Brain and Genes)

Approximately 400 Congenital heart disease patients will participate in the research study which will include one or more research visits for neurodevelopmental testing, brain MRI, and col...

An Exploration of Genetic Testing for Prostate Cancer Susceptibility

Study of the factors that affect interest in - and uptake of - genetic testing for variants that predispose to prostate cancer from the perspective of the patient.

Genetic Factors and Interrelationships for Cancer Risk-Related Behaviors and Complex Traits

We propose to conduct a multifactorial genetic study of cancer risk-related behaviors and other complex human characteristics. The main areas of interest are tobacco smoking, excess alcoh...

Investigation of Genetic Determinants of Capecitabine Toxicity

The purpose of this study is to identify possible genetic polymorphisms that contribute to specific toxicities associated with capecitabine (hand-foot syndrome, diarrhea, and neutropenia)....

Role of Senescence in the Development of Endometrial Cancer

Several molecular studies showed chromosomal alterations in patients with endometrial cancer, with gains in 1q, 19p, 19q, 8q, 10q and 10p and loss of 4q, 16q and 18q. Several genes of inte...

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