News from Latvia

Dace Pjanova, Kristine Azerjana and Wilma Bergman

Congratulations to GenoMEL member Kristine Azerjana! Kristine successfully defended her thesis on the 12 November, in Riga, Latvia. She is pictured with her promoter, Dr. Dace Pjanova and her invited opposer, Prof. Wilma Bergman.


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A different sort of cookie*

The GenoMEL website’s privacy policy has been updated to better explain our use of Google Analytics to monitor visitor numbers and usage. Google Analytics works by placing a ‘cookie’ on the user’s computer so that it can tell the difference between a first time visitor and a returning visitor. The policy now gives details of how to opt out of Google Analytics.

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New GenoMEL paper

A fourth paper has been published based on GenoMEL’s health psychology studies. It highlights the need for more effective communication of genetic test results. To find out more please visit the European Journal of Cancer website. Congratulations to all involved.

New GenoMEL paper

GenoMEL’s latest paper is now available online. It reports further findings from GenoMEL’s health psychology questionnaires. To find the article please visit the website of the journal Archives of Dermatology.