Genetics Zone Report November 2021

The Genetics Zone ran from 1 to 26 November 2021 and was funded by the Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics.

The activity featured 40 scientists working across a broad range of fields.

Download the Zone Report (pdf) ❯


40 scientists created profiles in the Zone. See who took part ❯

The winner of the Zone was Rafael Galupa, who won £500 to deliver further engagement activities.


428 students from 8 schools logged into the Zone.

87% of active students were from target schools: 30% from widening participation schools and 70% from underserved schools.

Live chats

27 live chats took place. 23 were booked by teachers and 4 were additional chats, open to all students.

On average, 3 scientists attended each live chat.

Posted on February 8, 2022 by modbella in 2021, News, Zone Reports. Comments Off on Genetics Zone Report November 2021