The support and goodwill of our volunteers is vital to the ongoing success of the NIHR BioResource. Becoming a member is only the first step in the process and it is the participation of volunteers in further studies that makes NIHR BioResource unique and allows us to support such a diverse range of different research studies...

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Volunteers

The NIHR BioResource was established to further clinical research within the UK by assisting researchers with volunteer recruitment, specifically volunteer recruitment by genotype and/or phenotype. Researchers can apply to the BioResource...

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Researchers

There are approximately 7,000 inherited rare diseases and the genetic basis of about half of these have been discovered, the challenge now is to identify the remaining causes of rare diseases.

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UK Health Data Research Alliance expands to increase diversity of health data for research and innovation 

Eight leading health organisations, research institutes and charities, including three of …

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Germline selection shapes human mitochondrial DNA diversity

This study led by the University of Cambridge, published in …

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Rare Disease Day Cambridge Lecture follow-up

Put motivated people together to talk rare disease research and network …

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