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Exploring the ethics of vaccine and immunity passports

Exploring the ethics of vaccine and immunity passports

Ezekiel Emanuel, Govind Persad | JAMA | 
COVID-19 immunity licenses can be ethical in principle but in practice depend on 4 important questions related to both the ...
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Infographic: Airlines have installed ‘hospital quality’ air circulation systems and other safety measures

David Powell, Ian Hosegood, Rui Pombal | JAMA | 
Despite substantial numbers of travelers, the number of suspected and confirmed cases of in-flight COVID-19 transmission between passengers around the ...

Defining ‘normal’ in an era of precision medicine is challenging

The definition of “normal” values for common laboratory tests often governs the diagnosis, treatment, and overall management of tested individuals ...

National Academies wants more research before using gene-drive to control disease spread

Jennifer Abbasi | JAMA | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. [O]rganisms that have been ...

Many people avoid genetic tests for fear of discrimination

Ellen Wright Clayton | JAMA | 
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is arguably the most effective law in the United States protecting people from misuse ...
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