Practical, ethical and regulatory considerations for the evolving medical and research genomics landscape☆

@inproceedings{Lyon2013PracticalEA,
  title={Practical, ethical and regulatory considerations for the evolving medical and research genomics landscape☆},
  author={Gholson J. Lyon and Jeremy P. Segal},
  booktitle={Applied & translational genomics},
  year={2013}
}
Recent advances in sequencing technology are making possible the application of large-scale genomic analyses to individualized care, both in wellness and disease. However, a number of obstacles remain before genomic sequencing can become a routine part of clinical practice. One of the more significant and underappreciated is the lack of consensus regarding the proper environment and regulatory structure under which clinical genome sequencing and interpretation should be performed. The continued… CONTINUE READING