Intellectual property claims may hinder using genomic tools for the betterment of public health, particularly for combating non-communicable diseases like type 2 diabetes, writes Anna George, an adjunct professor at Murdoch University in Australia and a Chatham House associate fellow, at the Guardian Professional.

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