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Circos plot of genetic association

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Leading the development of causal analysis methods for application in population-based and clinical health sciences.

The MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol (IEU) conducts some of the UK's most advanced population health science research. It uses genetics, population data and experimental interventions to look for the underlying causes of chronic disease. 

Mendel at 200

To mark the 200th birthday of genetics founder Gregor Johann Mendel, we are hosting a two-day conference/event, at Bristol Zoo Gardens and online, on 20-21 July 2022. More information and registration link here.


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