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Beggs Lab


Diagnostic Services, Cancer and Genomic Research

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Our lab is based at the Institute of Cancer and Genomic Science at the University of Birmingham. We conduct cutting edge research in cancer genetics, focusing primarily on colorectal, oesophageal, lung cancers and sarcomas.

We also run the human next generation sequencing facility within the College of Medical and Dental Sciences within the University of Birmingham, and provide diagnostic services for the Sars-COV-2 novel coronavirus which causes COVID-19.

We are primarily funded by Cancer Research UK, the Wellcome Trust, the Medical Research Council and the UK National Institute of Health Research 

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Patient Derived Organoids - 3D Tissue Culture

We have generated a bank of human patient derived organoid models from colorectal cancer primary, metastatic sites as well as normal colon and liver tissue, used in numerous in-vitro research projects within our laboratory and elsewhere. Click here to find out more.

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COVID-19 Testing

After much work our COVID19 testing laboratory has commenced operation. In the photo you can see some of the team who made it all possible. We are aiming to deliver up to 10k tests/day.

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Our Research

Genomics Birmingham 

Diagnostic Services


Address

2nd Floor, IBR West, The College of Medical and Dental Science, UoB, Vincent Drive
Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, GB

About us

The Beggs Lab is based at the Institute of Cancer and Genomic Science at the University of Birmingham. We research cutting edge cancer genetics, focusing primarily on colorectal, oesophageal cancers and sarcomas. We also run the human next generation sequencing facility within the College of Medical and Dental Sciences within the University of Birmingham and provide diagnostic services for the Sars-COV-2 novel Coronavirus.


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