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Genetic Interest Group Company Profile

18:24 EST 21st November 2017 | 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 [1233 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

[News] Redefining the molecular substructure of medulloblastoma

An international research consortium has uncovered the genetic causes of the consensus molecular subgroups of medulloblastoma, which display distinct transcriptional and genetic alterations, and diffe...

Global group to investigate genetic causes of cerebral palsy

(University of Adelaide) A new international research group has been established to investigate the underlying genetic causes of cerebral palsy, spurred on by the discoveries of University of Adelaide...

International research group to explore underlying genetic causes of cerebral palsy

A new international research group has been established to investigate the underlying genetic causes of cerebral palsy, spurred on by the discoveries of University of Adelaide researchers.

Genetic variation in glia–neuron signalling modulates ageing rate

The rate of behavioural decline in the ageing population is remarkably variable among individuals. Despite the considerable interest in studying natural variation in ageing rate to identify factors th...

Natera enters $100mm debt facility with OrbiMed; draws down $75mm

Natera Inc. (genetic testing for reproductive health) entered into a $100mm debt facility with existing investor OrbiMed Advisors. The company immediately drew down $75mm, and has until the end of 201...

Whole genome sequencing could help better understand genetic abnormalities underlying autism

An analysis of the complete genomes of 2,064 people reveals that multiple genetic variations could contribute to autism. The work suggests that scanning whole genomes may one day be useful for clinica...

A clinical approach to genetic testing for non-specialists

What you need to knowGene tests give probabilistic information to determine whether a variant is disease causing or benignA genetic counsellor is best equipped to convey genetic results to the...

Could mutations and inherited genes play a role in cerebral palsy?

(Springer) Hemiplegic cerebral palsy hampers movement in one side of a person's body. In the first genetic study of its kind to exclusively focus on those with hemiplegic cerebral palsy, a group of 26...

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Population genetic analysis and conservation strategies for redtail shrimp Fenneropenaeus penicillatus using ten microsatellite markers.

Fenneropenaeus penicillatus, which is on the Red List of Endangered Species for China, is an important shrimp species. However, there is not enough genetic information on F. penicillatus for conservat...

Impact of conflicts of interest on guideline recommendations : Empirical study within the second update of the German interdisciplinary S3 guidelines on fibromyalgia syndrome.

The impact of conflicts of interest (COI) in general and of academic COI in particular on guideline recommendations in pain medicine has not yet been studied. Whether the inclusion of patients and of ...

Autosomal InDel polymorphisms for population genetic structure and differentiation analysis of Chinese Kazak ethnic group.

In the present study, we assessed the genetic diversities of the Chinese Kazak ethnic group on the basis of 30 well-chosen autosomal insertion and deletion loci and explored the genetic relationships ...

Cancer Genetic Counseling and Testing in an Era of Rapid Change.

The impacts of the Association for Molecular Pathology vs. Myriad Supreme Court decision regarding patenting DNA segments and multi-gene testing on cancer genetic counseling practice have not been wel...

Keeping up appearances: Strategic information exchange by disidentified group members.

Information exchange is a crucial process in groups, but to date, no one has systematically examined how a group member's relationship with a group can undermine this process. The current research exa...

Clinical Trials [5918 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

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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Genetic Analysis

Genetic Analysis has developed and launched the first gene-based routine test for the mapping and diagnosis of diseases related to dysbiosis and imbalances in the bacteria in the ...

Genetic Interest Group

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 prim...

Color Genomics

Color Genomics provides a high-quality, physician-ordered, genetic test for 19 genes related to breast and ovarian cancer risk, including BRCA1 and BRCA2. The Color Test includes ...

Genetic Technologies Limited

Genetic Technologies was an early pioneer in recognizing important new applications for “non-coding” DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid). The Company has since been granted pate...

Natera, Inc.

Natera is a genetic testing company that has developed a proprietary bioinformatics technology (Parental Support) to deliver accurate and comprehensive high throughput testing for...

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