Does It Matter Who Owns Your Genes?

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Samples of your genetic material may exist at DNA testing and genealogy companies, bone marrow registries, cord blood banks, biobanks, or at fertility clinics. Who owns these samples and the data from them? And are these organizations able to do what they want with them? Joining the conversation are Tania Bubela, dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University; and Jim Woodgett, president and scientific director at the Terry Fox Research Institute.
Keeping Up with Genetics
Oct 25, 2021
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