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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Press release: deCODEme to offer test of a million SNPs
Date: Fri, 16 Nov 2007 09:27:46 -0700
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States are not supposed to have the power to control interstate commerce.

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From: "grandcross" <>
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Sent: Friday, November 16, 2007 9:10 AM
Subject: Re: [DNA] Press release: deCODEme to offer test of a million SNPs


>
> Ann Turner wrote:
>
>> Rats! Certain states are limiting consumer access to the genetic risk
>> calculations from the genome scan. These are Arizona, California,
>> Connecticut,
>> Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, and
>> Wyoming.
>
>
> Has anyone suggested how a ban on access to this information could be
> implemented nationwide? Is a comprehensive federal law or regulation being
> considered? Or are you saying these states propose to deny the use of this
> data within their jurisdictional borders?
>
>
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