The HUG-CEL center conducts research on genetic diseases, stem cells, genetic characterization of populations as well as genetic and environmental factors related to aging.

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The CEGH-CEL offers next-generation genetic testing for diagnosis and carrier detection of genetic disorders (Laboratório de Testes Genéticos CEGH-CEL). Besides we have facilities for genomic analysis to researches (Next-Generation Sequencing, Sanger sequencing and genotyping).

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Education/ out-Reach

The Center has a program of training for students and mentoring of graduate students towards their master and PhD degrees, develops projects in partnership with public schools, offers updated courses and publicizes sciences and genetics through the media and scientific exhibitions.

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