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.


Conference 2018
Genome Editing

Join us at the Royal Society on Wednesday 31 October, 2018. Our Galton Lecture will be given by Professor Jennifer Doudna.

Genetics in Medicine 4, Epigenetics and Gene Regulation

We have just published the fourth booklet in this series about genetics in modern medicine.

The Galton Review

See the latest issue of our newsletter The Galton Review.