Colombian Genome


This Project aims to analyze the genetic information of the country’s population in order to characterize and understand its genetic potential, ancestry, and disease susceptibility. This information is not only important at an individual level, but also at a national level for decision-making in health policies and medical interventions.

Project stages
  • Project socialization with the study group
  • Sample collection
  • Sequencing.
  • Genetic variants analysis
  • Results socialization
  • Having a centralized genetic bank of the Colombian population.
  • The possibility of knowing where Colombians come from
  • Identifying disease incidence
  • Providing tools for products development
  • Supporting the development of personalized medicine in Colombia