Us, you & 23andMe: Personal Genomes just got 'personal'

23andMe is a hot topic in the Repositive office. Not only because of our Scientific Lead Manuel Corpas crowd sourcing the analysis of his and his families genomes, but also due to our mission of helping researchers to help patients, faster. Our aim is to ...

31 Aug 2017: Genomic Data Course, Leuven (Belgium)

Repositive is delighted to announce our participation at the Interuniversity Course on Clinical and Research Genomic Data Sharing and Access, held Aug 31st - Sept 1st, in Leuven, Belgium. Hosted by the Leuven Institute for Human Genomics and Society (LIGAS), the course aims to discuss ...

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 ...