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Genomics Lite: Biodiversity & Evolution Series - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: Biodiversity & Evolution Series - Resource Pack

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Our Biodiversity & Evolution series explores how genomics understanding and techniques are applied in the fields of biodiversity and evolution. The resources include 4 recorded one-hour webinars, exploring: how genomics can aid our understanding of biodiversity and evolution; methods and challenges in sequencing the genomes of old and new samples; how humans have affected the evolution of malaria and mosquitos; and exploring careers in different areas of the field. This pack also contains learning resources, videos and activities to further support understanding and engagement with the topic.
Genomics Lite: Sequencing Malaria - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: Sequencing Malaria - Resource Pack

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This pack explores the malaria parasite plasmodium falciparum and how single cell sequencing allows scientists to better understand its life cycle, transmission pathology, and evolution. The recorded webinar is 60 minutes long, and is complemented by additional learning resources for use in the classroom or at home.
Genomics Lite: Proteins and Evolution
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Genomics Lite: Proteins and Evolution

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This pack explores what how new proteins evolve, including new research which suggests a novel evolution mechanism, and how studying bacteria can give an insight into the origin of genes. The recorded webinar is 75 minutes long, and is complemented by additional learning resources for use in the classroom or at home.
Genomics Lite:  Infectious Disease Series - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: Infectious Disease Series - Resource Pack

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This series explores how genomics is used to understand a range of infectious diseases, how diseases are studied, and how we can treat and prevent the spread of diseases. The resource pack includes: links to 4 recorded one-hour webinars - exploring how genomics is involved in studying the negleted tropical disease trichuriasis; how the malaria parasite and vector are studied in experimental and data research; biosecurity and ethical considerations relating to open access data on infectious disease data; and a career panel exploring different roles and journeys into the field. The pack also contains learning resources and activities to further understanding and engagement on the topic.
Genomics Lite: Human Genetic Variation Series - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: Human Genetic Variation Series - Resource Pack

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This series explores genetic variation amongst humans, how this can affect disease and medicine. These resources includes: 4 recorded one-hour webinars exploring: what Human Genetic Variation is, what causes it and the legacy of the Human Genome Project; how Human Genetic Variation in relation to health and medicine is researched in the lab; some of the ethical and societal implications associated with genetic variation; and exploring the careers and roles related to the field. The pack also contains resources and activities to support engagement and learning with the topic.
Genomics Lite: Human Genome Project Series - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: Human Genome Project Series - Resource Pack

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This Genomics Lite series explores the legacy of the Human Genome Project, how sequencing methods have changed over the years, and how the genomics revolution has led the way to new jobs in the field. This pack includes links to 3 one-hour webinars - exploring what the Human Genome Project is, how sequencing technology has advanced since the Project, and what careers in a sequencing lab look like - and linked learning resources and activities to support understanding and engagement with the topic.
Genomics Lite: Human Microbiome in Focus - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: Human Microbiome in Focus - Resource Pack

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This pack explores what the human microbiome is, how advancements in genome sequencing technologies allow researchers to better understand our microbiome, and how the microbiome is linked to human health and disease. The recorded webinar is 60 minutes long, and is complemented by additional learning resources for use in the classroom or at home.
Genomics Lite: Cancer Research Series - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: Cancer Research Series - Resource Pack

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This series explores how genomics research is used to study cancer, how research techniques advance our understanding of cancer, and how this may inform treatment. The series includes 4 recorded one-hour webinars, exploring: how genomics can aid our understanding of cancer, and how this can aid in the design of cancer drugs; how studying healthy and diseased samples contribute to new drugs; how artificial intelligence is being used in cancer and health care; and careers and routes into the field. This pack also contains learning resources and activties to support understanding and engagement with the topic.
Genomics Lite: T Cells - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: T Cells - Resource Pack

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This pack explores what T Cells are, their role in immunology, health and diseases, and how they can be studied in the lab. The recorded webinar is 60 minutes long, and is complemented by additional learning resources for use in the classroom or at home.
Genomics Lite: Cancer Mutations - Resource Pack
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Genomics Lite: Cancer Mutations - Resource Pack

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This pack explores how genomics techniques aid our understanding of how cancer mutations arise, how they affect a cancer’s development, and how they impact treatment options. The recorded webinar is 80 minutes long, and is complemented by additional learning resources for use in the classroom or at home.