Genomics in the era of COVID-19: ethical implications for clinical practice and public health

Genome Medicine
https://genomemedicine.biomedcentral.com/articles
[Accessed 14 Nov 2020]

 

Genomics in the era of COVID-19: ethical implications for clinical practice and public health
Genomic studies of patients with COVID-19, or exposed to it, are underway to delineate host factors associated with variability in susceptibility, infectivity, and disease severity. Here, we highlight the ethical implications—both potential benefits and harms—of genomics for clinical practice and public health in the era of COVID-19.
Authors: Gail Geller, Priya Duggal, Chloe L. Thio, Debra Mathews, Jeffrey P. Kahn, Lisa L. Maragakis and Brian T. Garibaldi
Citation: Genome Medicine 2020 12:95
Content type: Comment
Published on: 9 November 2020