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New genetics/genomics competence framework
New genetics/genomics competence framework - learning outcomes, published by National Genetics Education and Development Centre.
Follow this link for the 2nd report on the revised genetics/genomics competence framework for nursing, which incorporates learning outcomes and practice indicators.
The final report for nursing will set out this framework alongside some appropriate resources and other areas of the curriculum where genetics/genomics could be incorporated. A similar series of reports is being prepared for midwifery.
Published : 02/06/2011 | Author : Mrs S Sutherland
Study uncovers new diabetes genes
BBC Scotland: Study uncovers new diabetes genes.
Twelve new genes linked with type 2 diabetes have been found in a study into the differences in people's DNA and their risk of having the condition.
Published : 27/07/2010 | Author : Mrs S Sutherland