Welcome to the Wales Gene Park

Harnessing Genetics to advance Research, Healthcare, Education and Innovation.

Our mission is to promote and facilitate medical genetic research and to educate and inform the public, health professionals, and young people alike about the the issues and opportunities raised by genetics.

We bring together expertise and experience in genetics within Wales, provide state-of-the-art technologies to researchers in Wales and provide innovative initiatives to educate and engage health professionals and the public in Wales and beyond.

We’re recruiting! New Bioinformatician posts at Wales Gene Park
    We’re expanding our Bioinformatics team…     Two highly motivated and enthusiastic full-time bioinformaticians are sought to handle and analyse Next Generation Sequence (NGS) data to support biomedical research in Wales.  You will join ...
Public talk
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Will this treatment work for me? How genomics is helping to personalise medicine 30th April 2015, 6pm, Hadyn Ellis building, Cardiff University. Join us to hear talks from researchers and clinicians ...
Teachers’ Genetics Network Newsletters
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Archived copies of the Teachers’ Genetics Network Newsletters can be downloaded from here. For up-to-date copies of the most recent newsletters, please join the Teachers’ Genetics Network.  
Patients and Families
Key achievements in 2014 Development of a network of patients and families affected by rare diseases to be involved with the work of Wales Gene Park Holding four events to engage with ...
Big Data – Linking NHS Wales and Wales Gene Park
Wales Gene Park collaborates with NHS Wales in a number of key areas. We collaborate in NHS-driven research projects, we help in the development of infrastructure to improve their diagnosis ...