Medical Genetics

The Department of Medical Genetics provides leadership in clinical, translational and basic research in human genetics and genomics, in undergraduate and graduate education. Clinical services are delivered through the Clinical Genetics Unit and the Inherited Metabolic Disease Clinic in Alberta Health Services, and Genetic and Genomics laboratories specializing in the three genetic laboratories in Biochemical Genetics, Cytogenetics (cancer and constitutional) and Molecular Genetics in Alberta Precision Laboratories. The integrated clinical and laboratory genetic services and research programs provide an exceptional interactive core platform for excellence in education, research and service in Medical Genetics.

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Libin Cardiovascular Institute researchers receive $2.5M in CIHR project grants

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Feeling faint? Researcher discovers new use for older drug to reduce fainting episodes

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Study shows BPA exposure below regulatory levels can impact development of the brain's sleep centre

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UCalgary researchers discover link between prenatal stress and altered brain development

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