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Genomics /Genome

The full set of genetic information that an individual inherits from its parents, especially the set of chromosomes and the genes they carry.

GIO Medicines Group

EU group established to bring together the Commission responsible for consumer protection and health and Director General responsible for enterprise- aims to promote innovation whilst protecting public health.


A type of white blood cell that kills bacteria.

Guaiac test

(Also known as Hemoccult test or FOB- Faecal Occult Blood test) A test that checks for hidden blood in the stool.