The Age of Genomics

Australian Science, July/August 2016
Author: Ainsley Newson
“This edition of Australasian Science focuses on the ethical, legal and social issues associated with advances in genomic science. Faster and more accurate sequencing of human genomes; smaller and smarter wearable technologies; an increasingly connected world; direct access to health testing; improvements in data storage. These are just some recent innovations now influencing Australian health care and society, and this issue of Australasian Science focuses on their associated social, ethical and legal issues.”
Find editorial here and links to articles on online genetic testing, indigenous genomics, biobanking, stem cell commercialisation, and personal genomics.