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This section provides information for participants in Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance's clinical projects, as well as members of the community wishing to learn more about genomics and genomic testing.

 Download a copy of our patient guide

 Melbourne Genomics created a guide for patients receiving sequencing for genetic conditions through the Alliance. 

 

 Introducing Genomics - Powerpoint presentation 

  This powerpoint presentation was delivered to an audience of patient advocates in December 2018. It introduces genomics in an easily accessible way and  is a useful tool for those wishing to learn more about genomics and genomic testing.

 

Download a copy of our Genetic and Genomic Testing infographic

This infographic shows the process for genetic and genomic testing. It was developed as part of Melbourne Genomics' online learning materials for health professionals.

 

 

Related resources on genomics

Australian Genomics provides information on genomic testing in healthcare, genomicsinfo.org

For those considering an online DNA test or other personal genomic test, our partnering national research program, Genioz, has developed resources highlighting issues and questions to consider, genioz.net.au

Genomics England has published a number of infographics and resources for patients and the community, Understanding Genomics

For more information on genetic testing and support services available in Victoria, see Better Health Channel's dedicated genetics/genomics section