This website is intended to help people understand genetics and genomic science and the implications for us all.

The NHS website provides an overview of genetic and genomic testing.

The basics on genes and genetic conditions aimed at children and teens.

Information and support for those affected by a genetic condition.

An alliance of over 180 patient organisations proving support and information to those with genetic conditions and influencing the services needed by these patients.

Provides parents with non-directive information and support before, during and after antenatal screening.

SWAN UK provides information and support to those with an undiagnosed genetic condition


Chromosome Disorders

Information and support for those with a rare chromosome disorder.  This charity links families whose children have similar chromosome disorders, clinical and/or practical problems.


Metabolic Disorders

Charity providing support and information to those with inherited metabolic disorders.


Mitochondrial Syndromes

The Charlie Gard Foundation raises awareness of mitochondrial disease, invests in world-class research into viable treatments, and supports families whose lives have been touched by this incurable disease.

Funds research into mitochondrial disease, supports affected families and raises awareness of mitochondrial disease both in the general public and the medical community.


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