UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science


Environmental influences on embryonic heart and vertebral formation
Dr Duncan Sparrow, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Sydney
Fri 14th November
Leolin Price LT
UCL Institute of Child Health
30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH

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.