TITLE

TRUTH IN TESTING LAWS: A SHOT IN THE ARM FOR DESIGNER GENE TESTS

AUTHOR(S)
van Voorhees, Alexander
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer2006, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p797
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses issues and topics related to the emergence of designer gene testing products in the U.S. In 2002, President Bill Clinton announced the success of a federal project aimed at sequencing the human genome. The technology has developed so fast that genetic tests like sports-aptitude profiling are now being marketed in the market. There are now more than one thousand tests available to analyze genetic conditions.
ACCESSION #
22124011

 

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