Ethical issues in human genome research

  title={Ethical issues in human genome research},
  author={Thomas H. Murray},
  journal={The FASEB Journal},
  pages={55 - 60}
  • T. Murray
  • Published 1 January 1991
  • Medicine
  • The FASEB Journal
In addition to provocative questions about science policy, research on the human genome will generate important ethical questions in at least three categories. First, the possibility of greatly increased genetic information about individuals and populations will require choices to be made about what that information should be and about who should control the generation and dissemination of genetic information. Presymptomatic testing, carrier screening, workplace genetic screening, and testing… 

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