U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's activities to prepare for regulatory and risk assessment applications of genomics information.

@article{Benson2007USEP,
  title={U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's activities to prepare for regulatory and risk assessment applications of genomics information.},
  author={William H. Benson and Kathryn Gallagher and J Thomas McClintock},
  journal={Environmental and molecular mutagenesis},
  year={2007},
  volume={48 5},
  pages={359-62}
}
Genomics is expected to have significant implications for risk assessment and regulatory decision making. Since 2002, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has undertaken a number of cross-agency activities to further prepare itself to receive, interpret, and apply genomics information for risk assessment and regulatory purposes. These activities include: (1) the issuance of an Interim Genomics Policy on the use of genomics information in risk assessments and decision making, (2) the… CONTINUE READING