The H3Africa policy framework: negotiating fairness in genomics

  title={The H3Africa policy framework: negotiating fairness in genomics},
  author={Jantina de Vries and Paulina O Tindana and Katherine Littler and Mich{\'e}le Ramsay and Charles Rotimi and Akin Abayomi and Nicola J. Mulder and Bongani M. Mayosi},
  booktitle={Trends in genetics : TIG},
Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa) research seeks to promote fair collaboration between scientists in Africa and those from elsewhere. Here, we outline how concerns over inequality and exploitation led to a policy framework that places a firm focus on African leadership and capacity building as guiding principles for African genomics research. 

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 22 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 references

Negotiating research contracts. Creating opportunities for stronger research and innovation systems

  • D Edwards
  • Council on Health Research for Development…
  • 2014
1 Excerpt

Ethical issues in human genomics research in developing countries

  • J De Vries
  • BMC Med. Ethics
  • 2011
1 Excerpt

Genome-wide association studies in diverse populations

  • NA Rosenberg
  • Nat. Rev. Genet
  • 2010
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…