From the Bench to the Bedside

Scientists who do genetics research want to use what they learn to improve human health. For example, genetics research may bring us new drugs or other treatments for disease. Before this can happen, researchers must do experiments.

How Can I Be Involved in Research?

It takes a team of people for research to take place: scientists, doctors and other healthcare professionals, and you! There are many ways for you to take part that can help you and advance science and treatments for disease.