Genetic Interest Group Company Profile

16:47 EST 9th December 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.


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


Phone: 44 (0)20 7704 3141
Fax: 44 (0)20 7359 1447

News Articles [1792 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

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

Universities are often organized by faculties, colleges, schools, and/or departments. So, as an academic, you often work closely with colleagues studying similar subject areas. A common interest, howe...

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...

Broad genetic variation on the Pontic-Caspian Steppe

The genetic variation within the Scythian nomad group is so broad that it must be explained with the group assimilating people it came in contact with. This is shown in a new study on Bronze and Iron ...

CME Group U.S. Equity, Interest Rate Markets to Close for National Day of Mourning

CHICAGO, Dec. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group today announced that it will observe the passing of President George H. W. Bush with a moment Read more...

What's in your DNA? Poll of older adults shows high interest, with a dose of skepticism

(Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan) A new poll shows that only a small percentage of people in their 50s and early 60s have had their DNA tested -- either for medical reasons, to learn their ...

Can Fresh INTEREST Breathe New Life Into Faron's Traumakine?

Faron's ARDS drug looked doomed after the INTEREST study earlier this year but the Finnish group claims that a DNA...   

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...

Saudi Aramco Interested in SABIC Stake

Saudi Aramco has confirmed its interest in acquiring a controlling stake in SABIC. The state-owned oil and gas group said it is engaged in very early stage discussions with the Public Investment Fund ...

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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...

Genetic polymorphism analysis of mitochondrial DNA from Chinese Xinjiang Kazak ethnic group by a novel mitochondrial DNA genotyping panel.

Genetic polymorphism analysis of 60 mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) loci in Chinese Xinjiang Kazak group was conducted in this study. Blood samples from 141 unrelated healthy volunteers were randomly coll...

Variations on a Chip: Technologies of Difference in Human Genetics Research.

In this article we examine the history of the production of microarray technologies and their role in constructing and operationalizing views of human genetic difference in contemporary genomics. Rath...

Factors Associated with Acceptability, Consideration and Intention of Uptake of Direct-To-Consumer Genetic Testing: A Survey Study.

With interest in personalised health care growing, so is interest in personal genetic testing. This is now offered direct-to-consumer, thereby referred to as direct-to-consumer genetic testing (DTC-GT...

Cyclic manner of neutropenia in a patient with HAX-1 mutation.

Severe congenital neutropenia (SCN) includes a group of genetic disorders which cause to arrest of neutrophil maturation. SCN can be associated with heterogenous group of genetic defects in ELANE, GFI...

Clinical Trials [7382 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)....

Genetic of SportS Induced Endofibrotic Remodeling

search for a genetic cause of vascular endofibrose

Companies [2063 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

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 ...


CENTOGENE unlocks the power of genetic insights to improve the quality of life of patients with rare genetic diseases. We achieve this through knowledge created by our worldwide d...

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...

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