Inaugural lecture - Professor Ruth Newbury-Ecob

School of Clinical Sciences Professor Ruth Newbury-Ecob

This lecture took place on Friday 7 November 2014

Professor Ruth Newbury-Ecob - Inaugural lecture

Forever in New Genes; discovering the genetic basis of rare diseases and congenital malformations

Clinical geneticists and scientists work together using new genetic technologies to understand human genetic disorders. This has led to the discovery of essential genes, novel genetic mechanisms and the genetic basis of normal human development. Professor Newbury-Ecob will discuss her contribution to this field and explain how it helps patients.