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NWGLH has an expanding team of Bioinformatics Scientists supporting the laboratories’ test repertoire led by Dr Janet Taylor.

Our mission statement:

Bioinformatics at NWGLH is working to provide a managed, transparent programme of work to support operational delivery of genomics test results and proactive, leading edge translational development aligned to the regional scientific and clinical strategy.

About the team:

Growing from an initial investment from Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Manchester in dedicated high-performance computing, our Scientists are involved in a transformation programme to

  • Automate and streamline data production pipelines;
  • Innovate to bring new tests and technologies to operational service;
  • Support genomic data analysis, interpretation and sharing.