In celebration of the 20th anniversary of Nature Reviews Genetics, 12 leading researchers, including Ambroise Wonkam (Professor of Medical Genetics & Deputy Dean Research in the Faculty of Health Sciences), were asked to reflect on the key challenges and opportunities faced by the field of genetics and genomics.
The Division of Human Genetics is supporting Rare Disease Day on Saturday 29 February 2020. As 72% of all rare diseases are genetic, this is a cause that represents all the hard work we do and is thus very dear to our hearts. Find out how you can get involved and show your support!
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The Division of Human Genetics has been researching inherited retinal disorders in southern Africa since 1989. Working very closely with ophthalmologists around the country and the lay support group, Retina South Africa, the Division has recruited over 3,300 participants from 1500 families with inherited retinal diseases.