Privacy and genetic genealogy data

@article{Greytak2018PrivacyAG,
  title={Privacy and genetic genealogy data},
  author={Ellen M. Greytak and David H. Kaye and Bruce Budowle and CeCe Moore and Steve Armentrout},
  journal={Science},
  year={2018},
  volume={361},
  pages={857 - 857}
}
This letter enumerates three major factors that make trawling DNA databases designed for genealogical research to identify individuals who may have left DNA traces at crime-scenes less invasive of legitimate privacy interests than one might assume. 
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