Predictors of consent to cell line creation and immortalisation in a South African schizophrenia genomics study

@inproceedings{Campbell2018PredictorsOC,
  title={Predictors of consent to cell line creation and immortalisation in a South African schizophrenia genomics study},
  author={Megan M Campbell and Jantina de Vries and Sibonile G. Mqulwana and Michael M. Mndini and Odwa A. Ntola and Deborah Jonker and Megan Malan and Adele Pretorius and Zukiswa Zingela and Stephanus Van Wyk and Dan J. Stein and Ezra Saul Susser},
  booktitle={BMC medical ethics},
  year={2018}
}
BACKGROUND Cell line immortalisation is a growing component of African genomics research and biobanking. However, little is known about the factors influencing consent to cell line creation and immortalisation in African research settings. We contribute to addressing this gap by exploring three questions in a sample of Xhosa participants recruited for a… CONTINUE READING