Basic genomic resources

Outside links

Genomics Education Programme (UK):  Learning and development opportunities developed to prepare current and future health professionals (in the UK) to make the best use of genomics in their practice. Includes basic genomic principles, educational resources (including courses) and practice tools.

National Human Genome Research Institute (USA): Educational and health professional resources developed by the National Institute of Health (NIH)’s NHGRI, from basic principles of genomics for health professional and the public to professional competencies.

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