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.



Environmental Factors in Gene Regulation conference, held 16 November, 2016 at the Royal Society – why not watch the video of Professor Dame Linda Partridge’s Galton Lecture?

Genetics in Medicine 3: Precision Medicine

The third booklet in our series on Genetics in Medicine has just been published.

The Galton Review

The third issue of our new newsletter The Galton Review is now available and includes a report on our recent conference.