MRC Human Genetics Unit
Medical Research Council Human Genetics Unit

Microcephaly, Cancer and Autoinflammation

We are a multidisciplinary research group using genetic, biochemical, cellular, computational, immunological and developmental approaches to gain insight into basic biological processes and advance understanding of disease mechanisms.


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Our starting point is the discovery of human disease genes. The major focus of our research is then understanding the cellular and molecular functions of the proteins they encode.

Clinical study information & forms

Andrew Jackson research Microcephaly
Research study documents


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Current lab members


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Journal papers published by the lab


IGMM Laboratory
We are currently looking to recruit scientists to join our research team.


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Useful links to patient support groups