Cancer Genomics in Africa today

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Published: 23 Mar 2021
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Dr Solomon Rotimi - Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria

Dr Solomon Rotimi speaks to ecancer about cancer genomics in Africa and how the study can help people worldwide.

Dr Rotimi starts by explaining who is classed an African, and how our ancestors all originated from the continent of Africa.

He then goes on to express how the application of genomics in various cancer controls need to be brought to Africa.

Finally Dr Rotimi concludes with the three things he feels are most important to help develop in this area of science; collaboration, capacity building and investment.