How just is genomics and biomedical research?

ABC Big Ideas radio program

All of Us Research Project

Videocast of Day 1 of meeting on return of results

CRISPR the disrupter

ABC Big Ideas radio program

All of Us Research Project

Videocast of Day 2 of meeting on return of results


Government of Canada makes major investment in genomics research

July 2019

Cape Town Declaration

The declaration on implementing
genomic medicine towards universal health coverage by 2030 was developed at the fourth G2MC Meeting in November 2018

GA4GH - Open Call for New Driver Projects

Projects and initiatives interested in becoming a Driver Project can see the full list of criteria and apply online at www.ga4gh.org/how-we-work/driver-project-applications

New Interoperability Standards for Genomic Data Sharing

three new interoperability standards released: Beacon API V1.0.0, refget API V1.0.0, and Workflow Execution Service (WES) API V1.0.0.

Expanding the 100,000 Genomes Project

Secretary of State for Health and Social Care announces 5 million genomes within five years

Million European Genomes Alliance (MEGA)

Croatia becomes the 17th EU Member State to sign the Declaration

Genome Canada launches national initiative to bring precision health to patients

Pilot initiative for rare diseases to lay the foundation for the adoption of precision health across Canada

Australian Government to invest in Australian Genomics Health Futures Mission

$500 million over 10 years

Genomics and genome editing in the NHS inquiry

House of Commons - Science and Technology Committee

National DNA Day (US)

15 for 15 Celebration - Fifteen ways genomics is now influencing our world

Developing a 2020 vision for genomics

US National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) launches new round of strategic planning

Genomics & Precision Medicine - National Mission for Australia

Innovation and Science Australia (ISA) recommends Australia seek to become the healthiest nation on earth through the integration of genomics and precision medicine capabilities into the Australian health system

GA4GH Releases 2018 Strategic Roadmap

5 February 2018

The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) has announced a series of more than two dozen deliverables to be launched in 2018 and developed over the next one to three years, laying the groundwork for real-world genomic data sharing by 2022.

DIY genetic testing kits raise data security concerns

As genetic testing becomes cheaper and easier it's not just doctors and researchers who are handling the data.