The GLP is committed to full transparency. Download and review our 2019 Annual Report

Minnesota biobank bill threatens genetic privacy

| | April 24, 2013
This article or excerpt is included in the GLP’s daily curated selection of ideologically diverse news, opinion and analysis of biotechnology innovation.

The following is an excerpt.

Minnesota health care officials recently admitted to building an unauthorized state biobank of DNA and health data on individuals. They’ve been doing it for decades all on their own. But they got caught two years ago and now want the legislature to retroactively legalize what they did and allow them to keep doing it in the future.

Read the full article here: Minnesota Biobank Bill Threatens Genetic Privacy

News on human & agricultural genetics and biotechnology delivered to your inbox.
Optional. Mail on special occasions.

Send this to a friend