A Family Experience of Personal Genomics

  title={A Family Experience of Personal Genomics},
  author={Manuel Corpas},
  journal={Journal of Genetic Counseling},
  • M. Corpas
  • Published 6 January 2012
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Genetic Counseling
This article presents a personal journey of a close-knit family from Málaga, Spain who engaged with direct-to-consumer (DTC) genomic testing. Whilst the testing was initiated by one member of the family who works as a genome bioinformatician, none of the remaining family had any prior experience with DTC genetic testing. A thoughtful account, written in the first person, is offered on the experience of genome testing across the various members of the family together with a reflection on how it… Expand

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