New report finds 9 out of 10 liver disease patients diagnosed in A & E will die within a year
The British Liver Trust is calling for urgent action as figures in their new report, ‘The Alarming Rise of Liver Disease in the UK’, reveal that patients diagnosed with liver disease as an emergency presentation will be dead within a year.
Whole genome sequencing can demonstrate transmission of bacterial strain
Researchers have used whole genome sequencing (WGS) to show the transmission of a single bacterial strain that possessed a carbapenem-resistance gene in a northern California hospital in the US
GDPR: challenges for research
Scientific journals and funding bodies often demand researchers to submit individual genetic data from studies in research repositories to help inform future research