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An effort to create a database of diseases based on the genomics of people in Ireland may be extended to Scotland, The National reports.

Genomics Medicine Ireland has been collaborating with hospitals on genomic research into diseases, such as cancer and inflammatory bowel disease. It also is studying the role of genetics, lifestyle factors and fitness in health.

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