Science – An ongoing legal challenge to the business model of Myriad Genetics highlights how recent policy developments have contributed to a collision between individual interests in access to personal health data and commercial interests in trade secrecy.
GenomeWeb – In recent months, several new personalized medicine-focused data sharing projects have popped up in oncology, suggesting that stakeholders in the life sciences are more willing to work collaboratively to advance research and patient care.
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