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Can genetic research reveal our susceptibility to certain diseases?

In the next 10 years we will find out if polygenic scores are a useful medical tool or just a personal curiosity. Image: UNSPLASH/National Cancer Institute

Cathryn Lewis

Professor of Genetic Epidemiology & Statistics, King's College London

Oliver Pain

Postdoctoral Research Associate, King's College London

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