Family studies have estimated that genetic risk factors contribute to nearly 60% of VTE risk*

*Kolin et al – Nature Scientific Reports

Genomics research in Thrombosis has recently resulted in:

  • Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) panels
  • 33 Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) Loci and Polygenic Risk Scores

There is a role for genomics in diagnostics of Thrombosis.

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NIHR Rare Diseases BioResource recall study is open for recruitment - for further details please email: [email protected]

Please note, patients being referred must be identified by a clinician to make sure that they meet the criteria of the project, and the clinician must have the patient’s permission to refer.

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