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Do we need a uniform regulatory system for biobanks across Europe?

Abstract:

Within Europe, there is currently no uniform regulatory system that applies to human biobanks used for genetic research purposes. This has resulted in considerable variation in the national law that applies to the use of DNA samples, personal information and medical records in the countries across Europe. This could result in a situation where researchers collaborating across Europe may be operating unlawfully if they share research data and samples across borders where different laws are in ...

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10.1038/sj.ejhg.5201530

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Journal:
European journal of human genetics : EJHG
Volume:
14
Issue:
2
Pages:
245-248
Publication date:
2006-02-05
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EISSN:
1476-5438
ISSN:
1018-4813
URN:
uuid:975ea54c-9921-4c4c-a414-a67cea46b044
Source identifiers:
163569
Local pid:
pubs:163569

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