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Understanding Rare Chromosome and Gene Disorders

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Unique provides support, information and networking to families affected by rare chromosome and gene disorders.

Our helpline team can help you understand your family member's diagnosis and connect you with others. Why not join us today? Alternatively, have a look around first and contact us when you're ready....

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Awareness Day 2022


Thursday 16th June 2022 is Rare Chromosome Disorder Awareness Day, a day to celebrate, educate and raise awareness. Click the button below to see how you can get involved...

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Genomics England Newborn Genomes Programme: help decide on principles for what conditions to look for

Unique families.... Genomics England would like your help in developing its Newborn Genomes Programme, and in particular, invite you to some workshops to inform the drafting of principles that will guide the programme. Please click below to read on!

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New Research Opportunity

Genomics England is working to develop a way of keeping in closer contact with the people whose data they look after.
By taking part in a 90-minute informal interview you can help them better understand the experiences of individuals who had a genetic test called WHOLE GENOME SEQUENCING.
Registration will take only a few minutes and there will be some completely optional follow-up sessions, for which you will be offered £100 for your time.
Be quick and sign up today!

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Unique at Rare Disease Roundtable with UK Health Secretary Sajid Javid

Our CEO, Dr. Sarah Wynn, recently attended a meeting with Sajod Javid MP, Secretary of State for Health & Social Care. You can read more here.

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