Sean King

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Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Genetic Testing Labs to Obama: "Regulate Us!"

Genetic tests that predict a person's risk of disease or suggest which types of treatments may succeed or fail are taking center stage in medicine. However, the lack of consistent government oversight of the testing industry poses enormous concerns for consumers and health professionals, experts said in a letter to Kathleen Sebelius, secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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