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We work across the healthcare system and cross-Government as the senior advisor on healthcare science.


The 100,000 Genomes Project aims to make the UK the world leader in ground-breaking genetic research into cancer and rare diseases.

Personalised medicine

The future of health will see genomic medicine and next-generation diagnostics driving personalised treatments and interventions.

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Find out more about our various programmes across emerging science and innovation, quality improvement and system wide projects.

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Improving early diagnosis of cancer

In the latest of series of blogs marking 70 years of cancer care, and what the future might hold, the Programme Director of the West Midlands Cancer Alliance explains how implementing a digital pathology programme now will support the 100,000 genomes project and unlock the personalised medicines of the future. Celebrating 70 years of NHS […]