Science for everyone

Part of the same organisation as the Wellcome Sanger Institute, funded by Wellcome, and based on the Wellcome Genome Campus, UK, our programme is focussed on learning, training, and engagement with genomics.

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Wellcome Connecting Science’s mission is to enable everyone to explore genomic science and its impact on research, health and society.


Genomics Lite, summer sessions.

Genomics Lite: Ancient DNA – Excavating fact from fiction!

Join us for this live YouTube session, where we'll speak to staff from the Wellcome Sanger Institute, about Ancient DNA. We'll be discussing what ancient DNA is, and what we can really do with it. Can we bring back dinosaurs, dodos and woolly mammoths, or is that just science fiction?

22 August 2024

 YouTube

Genomics Lite, summer sessions.

Genomics Lite: How is AI used in bioscience?

Join us for this live YouTube session, where we'll speak to staff from the Wellcome Sanger Institute, about how they are starting to use AI in their work. We'll discuss what AI is, and hear how staff are beginning to explore some ways of using this technology to help advance their work! 

15 August 2024

 YouTube

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