The Galton Institute is a learned society concerned with the scientific study of all aspects of human heredity. These include molecular genetics, genetic medicine, genetic epidemiology, population genetics and population dynamics, demographics, human evolution, elements of psychology and the statistical analysis of inherited traits.



Our conference this year is on the theme Environmental Factors in Gene Regulation. Why don’t you join us on 16 November at the Royal Society?

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Mendel Essay Prize 2016

The results are now available.

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The Galton Review

The first issue of our new newsletter ‘The Galton Review’ is now available and contains a report of our conference on Mate Choice.

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