6 things you might not know about Whole Exome Sequencing


Interview Selecting the appropriate panel for a patient can be difficult. “Not every patient fits into a neat phenotypic box or meets diagnostic criteria. WES removes the difficulty of trying to find the right panel for your patient as all protein-coding genes are covered in one single test", says senior geneticist Jennifer Schleit. There are many important factors to consider when choosing a whole exome test for your patient.

Autosomal dominant inheritance – it’s all about the family


Rare Disease Day In autosomal dominant inheritance an affected individual has one copy of a mutant gene and one normal gene on a pair of autosomal chromosomes. Individuals with autosomal dominant diseases have a 50% risk of passing the mutant gene and therefore the disorder on to their offspring.

Finding your role and purpose within clinical genetics

Jussi Paananen · 21.02.2019

Blog Developers, software architects, data scientists – the rarest of commodities in the current hot employment market. As an employer, how do you differentiate yourself from all the other interesting opportunities out there? To me, the answer is quite simple, writes Chief Technology Officer Jussi Paananen in his blog.