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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UCalgary research and diagnostics collaboration to benefit families throughout Alberta

UCalgary partners with Alberta Precision Laboratories and University of Alberta to transform access to clinical genomics ...

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UCalgary scholars share expertise with French colleagues on parasite protection, stress transmission, and why we eat

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Researcher wins top U.S. prize for breakthrough research on placental biology

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Researcher identifies first case of person without the protein needed to transport vitamin D

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