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Ethical Aspects of Human Genetic Testing - an Information Paper

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Publishing date: 
2000
Status: 
Rescinded
Reference number: 
E39
Available in print: 
No - PDF only
Further information: 
nhmrc.publications@nhmrc.gov.au

Synopsis

Ethical Aspects of Human Genetic Testing - an Information Paper focuses on the key ethical issues related to genetic testing, such as obtaining consent, counselling, and privacy and confidentiality matters. Some basic information about the technical aspects of genetic testing is also provided as background to the ethical issues. A bibliography, glossary and a list of Australian sources of information about genetic testing are also included.

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