Re‐identifiability of genomic data and the GDPR: Assessing the re‐identifiability of genomic data in light of the EU General Data Protection Regulation

EMBO Reports
Volume 20 Issue 6 June 2019
https://www.embopress.org/toc/14693178/current

 

Science & Society 24 May 2019
Re‐identifiability of genomic data and the GDPR: Assessing the re‐identifiability of genomic data in light of the EU General Data Protection Regulation
Mahsa Shabani, Luca Marelli
The EU Data Protection Regulation has wide‐ranging implications for research based on anonymized personal genomic and genetic data given the realistic risk of re‐identification.