Privacy and Progress in Whole Genome Sequencing

TitlePrivacy and Progress in Whole Genome Sequencing
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsStates, PCommission
Date Published09/2012
PublisherUnited States, Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
Publication LanguageEnglish
AbstractThis report, released on October 11, 2012, provides five goals and twelve recommendations to resolve the conflict between the potential benefits of genomics and concerns surrounding genetic privacy. It seeks to resolve conflicts between emerging genetic discoveries and privacy concerns.