China link for Roslin researchers

A MIDLOTHIAN research centre is part of a new scientific collaboration between Scotland and China.

ARK Genomics at The Roslin Institute is one of three facilities in the Edinburgh area working towards a new generation of personalised medical treatments.

A memorandum of understanding between the University of Edinburgh and BGI, the world’s largest genomics organisation, will aim to build on both institutions’ strengths in genomics.

It hopes to enhance researchers’ scientific understanding of the building blocks with which people and other living organisms are made.

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