2017 GA4GH Plenary Meeting Highlights

October 15-17, Hilton Orlando, Florida Repositive is pleased to participate and contribute to the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) as one of its members. GA4GH’s Plenary Meeting held on October 15-17th 2017 was the chosen venue to announce the new vision for ...

A brief summary of ‘Genomic Medicine 2017 Cambridge’ 26-27 September

I am happy to give a brief summary of most presentations that formed part of the program of the ‘Genomic Medicine Conference 2017 Cambridge’, just being held on September 26-27th at the Murray Edwards College in Cambridge, UK. It was organised by Biotexcel. It was ...

Navigating the Personal Genetic Testing Maze

I attended the workshop on Personal Genetic Testing (PGT) that was held at the Department of Anthropology at University College London on Tuesday 27th of June 2017 (Twitter hashtag #uclpgt). The program included a keynote speech by BBC journalist and author Adam Rutherford, three panel ...

Precision Medicine Podcast Series: #2 Ethical Challenges in Genome Medicine

Welcome to my podcast series 1 on Fundamentals of Precision Medicine. In this second podcast I talk about some of the challenges around the application of genomic technologies to the clinic and Precision Medicine. This is the second of a podcast series on Precision Medicine ...

'Generation Genome' is coming to age says NHS's Chief Medical Officer

I am glad to witness and participate via Repositive in the great initiatives that the UK government is embarked upon. The latest of these initiatives comes with great excitement through Dame Sally Davies, NHS's Chief Medical Officer. In her latest Chief Medical Officer's summary, to ...