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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Genetic Testing: Background and Policy Issues

Categories: Health/Medical,Science/Technology

http://fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/RL33832.pdf

Provides background information to be considered in weighing public policy matters related to genetic testing including definitions, the type of information genetic tests provide, and evaluating the results of genetic tests.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists