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    Funding for large projects, excellent staff, high levels of collaboration,

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    Slow decision-making, difficult balance between large projects and customized traditional research


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    I first sent an online application in december and received an invitation for the open day in January. In the open day, there were three interviews. Of these interviewes, two were with individual interviewers and another with a panel interview with three interviewers. I received a rejection a couple days after the interview.

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Website www.sanger.ac.uk
Headquarters Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

While work at the Sanger Institute has at times been controversial, there's no denying its importance. The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute (Sanger Institute) is a leading research center dedicated to analyzing and understanding genomics. Best known for its work on the Human Genome Project (the institute is responsible for sequencing one-third of the human genome), the Sanger Institute is applying genomics to the study of organisms that cause diseases such as malaria, typhoid, and tuberculosis. The institute was founded in 1993 by the Wellcome Trust and the Medical Research... More

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