UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science


The bloody road to better blood tests
Dr Bruce McManus
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Providence Health Care
University of British Columbia, Canada

Wed 1st Oct, 16.00-17.00
2nd floor seminar room
Rayne, 5 University Street

Lunch Hour Lecture: Genomics and Healthcare

Speaker: Prof. Aroon Hingorani

Date: 28th February

Time: 13:15-13:55

Location: Darwin LT, Darwin Building, Malet Place, London WC1E

Cost: Free

Greater understanding of how genetic differences influence disease susceptibility and drug response has potentially important healthcare applications. This lecture, marking Heart Awareness Month, will focus on some of the opportunities and challenges of using genomic information to improve personal and public health, using cardiovascular disease as an example.