Privacy protection and public goods: building a genetic database for health research in Newfoundland and Labrador

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To provide a legal and ethical analysis of some of the implementation challenges faced by the Population Therapeutics Research Group (PTRG) at Memorial University (Canada), in using genealogical information offered by individuals for its genetics research database. MATERIALS AND METHODS This paper describes the unique historical and genetic… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/amiajnl-2012-001009

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