DailyDirt: Genetic Discoveries And The Internet

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The internet, which now connects almost everything in the world, has changed every aspect of the way we live, work, and socialize. It has also changed the way we do science, particularly in facilitating the dissemination of research results, but also in enabling scientific discoveries in ways previously unheard of. Here are a few examples of how the internet has affected (and even effected) genetic research.

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Dennis S. (profile) says:

A somewhat related article about genes and patents.

Cornell University
Weill Cornell Medical College
News
March 25, 2013
You Don’t “Own” Your Own Genes
Researchers Raise Alarm about Loss of Individual “Genomic Liberty” Due to Gene Patents That May Impact the Era of Personalized Medicine
http://weill.cornell.edu/news/releases/wcmc/wcmc_2013/03_25_13b.shtml

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