CAFE MED - Genotype Hype: can your genetic code predict disease risk?

CAFE MED - Genotype Hype: can your genetic code predict disease risk?
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Bringing the public, researchers and clinicians together

The UK Government promises genome sequencing for all new born babies, claiming this will offer “predictive, personalised care”: however this is far from straightforward! We will examine the science and challenges underlying this promise and discuss the clinical and personal limitations of this approach.

FREE/No Booking Required

Speaker
Dr Jonathan Pettitt (Reader in Genetics) and Professor Zosia Miedzybrodzka (Chair in Medical Genetics and Clinical Geneticist).
Venue
Suttie Centre for Teaching and Learning in Healthcare
Contact

peru@abdn.ac.uk
01224 272480

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