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The 100,000 Genomes Project

The 100,000 Genomes Project

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Initiatives -
1. To create an ethical and transparent programme based on consent. 2. To bring benefit to NHS patients and set up a genomic medicine service for the NHS. 3. To enable new scientific discovery and medical insights. 4. To kick start the development of a UK genomics industry.
Start Year
2013
End Year
2018
Funding
National Institute for Health Research and NHS England
Supplementary Information
https://www.wellcomegenomecampus.org/aboutus/genomics-england/; https://ihcc.g2mc.org/membercohorts/
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Mark Caulfield
    Queen Mary University of London

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort
Supplementary Information
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/100,000_Genomes_Project

Marker Paper

Caulfield, Mark; Davies, Jim; Dennys, Martin; Elbahy, Leila; Fowler, Tom; Hill, Sue; et al. (2017): The 100,000 Genomes Project Protocol. figshare. Journal contribution. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.4530893.v4

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Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals
  • Families

Number of participants

Number of participants
97,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Patients affected by a rare disease, or cancer and their family members.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://www.genomicsengland.co.uk/about-genomic...