Are the kids really all right? Direct-to-consumer genetic testing in children: are company policies clashing with professional norms?

@article{Howard2011AreTK,
  title={Are the kids really all right? Direct-to-consumer genetic testing in children: are company policies clashing with professional norms?},
  author={Heidi Carmen Howard and Denise M Avard and Pascal Borry},
  journal={European Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2011},
  volume={19},
  pages={1122-1126}
}
The genetic testing of minors within the direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing (GT) context has been given relatively little attention. The issue of testing healthy children for diseases that would only develop in adulthood raises many important ethical, legal and social issues. As genetic testing is now available outside of the traditional health care… CONTINUE READING

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