How can gene testing help to treat and prevent cancer?

How can gene testing help to treat and prevent cancer?

Gene testing is getting faster and cheaper. Tests can be carried out at a fraction of the cost, in a fraction of the time, compared to just a few years ago. These improvements mean far more people with cancer will…

The many flavours of genetic mutation

The many flavours of genetic mutation

I am often asked about mutations; the term used to describe a change in the genetic code. Mutations can result in human diseases and, unsurprisingly, some patients want to know more about the cause of their genetic condition. Perhaps more…