Close Menu

Transparency in DTC

Direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies should be transparent about how they come to their risk predictions so that the consumers understand the usefulness of those predictions, says Daniel MacArthur at Genetic Future while drawing from a post by PHG's Caroline Wright. DTC testing shouldn't be banned nor should people have to go through their doctors for such services.

To read the full story....

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Don't have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Register for Free.

The Wall Street Journal reports on gaps in COVID-19 testing affecting less affluent urban areas and rural locations.

According to NBC News, new SARS-CoV-2 variants are making it harder for researchers to model the course of the pandemic.

The New York Times reports that experts say President Joe Biden's goal of vaccinating 1 million people a day in the US in the next 100 days is too low a bar.

In Science this week: single-cell lineage tracing technique applied to study lung cancer metastasis, and more.