Facts & Figures

April 2011-March 2012

  • NHS Directory of Genetic Testing lists 579 Disorders and 726 associated genes
  • 40 new tests recommended for NHS service
  • A total of 313 Gene Dossiers and 255 Testing Criteria are available
  • 30 diagnostic member laboratories and no technical service providers 
  • Website access measures (2011 Calendar Year):16719 unique visitors and 11.77 GB downloaded material
  • 138 external enquiries: enquirers include members of the public, clinical professionals and scientists
  • 10 briefing reports submitted to professional organisations and 1 peer-reviewed publication
  • 2 responses to external consultations
  • International interest in UKGTN work from Japan
  • 11 conferences/workshops attended by the UKGTN Project Team 
  • Further details of communication outputs can be found in UKGTN Communications Strategy