Kathie Grant

Dr Kathie Grant is Head of Public Health England’s Gastrointestinal Bacteria Reference Unit with responsibility for delivering national microbiological references services for bacterial foodborne pathogens.

What is Whole Genome Sequencing?

Genomic information is important for a range of areas in public health protection, from tracking infectious disease outbreaks, to identifying inherited disorders, and characterising mutations that underpin the progression of cancers. Genome: An organism’s complete set of DNA, including all …