Knowing one's genetic disposition to a variety of diseases, including common chronic diseases, can benefit both the individual and society at large. The IOM's Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health held a workshop on March 22, 2010, to bring together diverse perspectives on the value of genetic testing, and to discuss its use in clinical practice.
|Publication date:||29th November 2010|
|Author:||Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine|
|Publisher:||National Academies Press|
|Categories:||Medical genetics, Medical research,|