Future Tech Health Care Politics

Who Owns Your Genome? Comments Close Monday

Interesting issue. It is a great example of how new technology, new medical technology specifically, creates legal, ethical and political problems that have no simple answer. Not to mention what amazing new things we will be learning and doing as personal genome research and application continues to advance.

there’s a very real chance that the agency will attempt to force consumers to access “health-relevant” genetic interpretation through a clinician.

via Last chance: let the FDA know why you want direct access to your own genome | Wired Science |

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