Researchers Propose Guidelines on the Use of Race and Ethnicity in Genomics Studies | GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – An interdisciplinary group of researchers from Stanford University today proposed ten principles that it hopes will limit the misuse of racial and ethnic categories in future genetic research.
 
In an open letter published today in Genome Biology, the researchers noted that the rise in human genetic variation research in recent years has “rekindled debates about the connection between genetic traits and human ‘racial’ difference.”
 

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