Our genes, our selves: hereditary breast cancer and biological citizenship in Norway.

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In this paper we explore the rise of 'the breast cancer gene' as a field of medical, cultural and personal knowledge. We address its significance in the Norwegian public health care system in relation to so-called biological citizenship in this particular national context. One of our main findings is that, despite its claims as a measure for health and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11019-016-9737-y

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